MONTREAL, Dec. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - TMX Group Limited today announced that
Montreal Exchange (MX) achieved a new open interest record on the
Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (BAX)*, reaching
866,569 contracts on December 4, 2013. The previous record was set on
August 4, 2011 with open interest of 796,862 contracts.
MX also reached a new open interest record on the Options on the
Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (OBX), reaching
211,700 contracts on December 4, 2013. The previous record was set on
August 21, 2013 with open interest of 185,321 contracts.
*1 BAX contract = C$ 1 000,000 dollars.
About TMX Group (TSX:X)
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and
clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed
income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX
Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal
Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas
Exchange, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers,
Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading
markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and
other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is
headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal,
Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston
and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more
information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.
SOURCE: TMX Group Inc.
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