Montréal Exchange Sets New Record, Surpasses One Million Contracts in Open Interest on BAX

MONTREAL, Dec. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - TMX Group today announced that Montréal Exchange (MX) achieved a new open interest record on the Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (BAX)*, reaching 1,003,916 contracts on December 13, 2016 and surpassing 1 million contracts for the first time ever.

*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, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, AgriClear 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 (Montréal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston) as well as in London, Beijing, Singapore and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at http://www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.

SOURCE TMX Group Limited

For further information: Mathieu Labrèche, Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, TMX Group, 416-947-4474, mathieu.labreche@tmx.com


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