MONTREAL, April 1 /CNW/ - TMX Group Inc. today announced that Montreal
Exchange (MX) experienced a record in monthly trading volume in March
Total volume traded was 5,711,489 contracts, surpassing the previous
record of 4,592,757 contracts that was set in February 2011.
In addition, the exchange experienced a quarterly volume trading record,
with 14,553,661 contracts traded in Q1 2011, which exceeds the previous
record of 12,000,048 contracts set in Q1 2007.
About TMX Group (TSX-X)
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets for
multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy.
Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, Montreal Exchange,
Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas Exchange, Boston
Options Exchange (BOX), Shorcan, Shorcan Energy, Equicom and other TMX
Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing
facilities, 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
(Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London. For more
information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com.
SOURCE TMX GROUP INC.
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