TMX Group Consolidated Trading Statistics - December 2016

Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange, Montréal Exchange and NGX

TORONTO, Jan. 5, 2017 /CNW/ - TMX Group Limited today announced December 2016 trading statistics for its marketplaces – Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange (Alpha), Montréal Exchange (MX) and NGX.

MX achieved a new monthly volume record for Options on Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (OBX) of 191,170 contracts traded.  MX also reached a new monthly volume record for options on exchange traded funds (ETFs) of 1,693,466 contracts traded.

MX set a new overall open interest record of 7,678,048 contracts traded on December 15, 2016.  In addition, MX's key products set multiple open interest records during the month, including:

  • The Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (BAX) reached 1,051,983 contracts on December 15, 2016;
  • The S&P/TSX 60 Index Standard Futures (SXF) reached 381,694 contracts on December 12, 2016;
  • OBX reached 260,490 contracts on December 28, 2016.

All TMX Equities Marketplaces *


December 2016

November 2016

December 2015

Volume

12,239,177,075

13,636,939,539

10,017,894,615

Value

$134,487,300,282

$146,698,406,641

$119,241,873,566

Transactions

19,748,163

23,709,205

20,815,902





Daily Averages




Volume

 612.0 million

 619.9 million

 488.7 million

Value

$6,724.4 million

$6,668.1 million

$5,816.7 million

Transactions

987,408

1,077,691

1,015,410

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change

Volume                                                                

149,713,599,362

131,042,987,655

+14.2

Value

$1,549,252,333,998

$1,523,804,223,011

+1.7

Transactions

255,750,359

273,925,504

-6.6





Daily Averages




Volume

596.5 million

523.1 million

+14.0

Value

$6,172.3 million

$6,083.1 million

+1.5

Transactions

1,018,926

1,093,515

-6.8

 

Toronto Stock Exchange


December 2016

November 2016

December 2015

Volume                                                                

7,514,745,423

8,344,562,337

7,071,307,024

Value

$122,229,999,502

$130,593,463,675

$109,099,680,111

Transactions

17,473,097

20,904,133

18,937,718

S&P/TSX Composite Index Close

15,287.59

15,082.85

13,009.95





Daily Averages




Volume

 375.7 million

 379.3 million

344.9 million

Value

$6,111.5 million

$5,936.1 million

$5,321.9 million

Transactions

873,655

950,188

923,791

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change

Volume                                                                

96,056,084,753

82,338,003,359

+16.7

Value

$1,395,379,251,951

$1,306,765,812,267

+6.8

Transactions

230,103,867

213,524,725

+7.8





Daily Averages




Volume

382.7 million

328.7 million

+16.4

Value

$5,559.3 million

$5,216.6 million

+6.6

Transactions

916,748

852,394

+7.5

 

TSX Venture Exchange


December 2016

November 2016

December 2015

Volume

3,916,780,861

4,333,115,473

2,304,706,862

Value

$1,783,383,735

$2,569,857,028

$490,431,838

Transactions

723,438

946,908

274,268

S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index Close

762.37

736.97

525.66





Daily Averages




Volume

 195.8 million

 197.0 million

 112.4 million

Value

$89.2 million

$116.8 million

$23.9 million

Transactions

36,172

43,041

13,379

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change  

Volume

43,532,923,339

32,671,012,688

+33.2

Value

$15,155,247,766

$9,534,638,749

+58.9

Transactions

6,517,384

4,171,279

+56.2





Daily Averages




Volume

173.4 million

130.4 million

+33.0

Value

$60.4 million

$38.1 million

+58.6

Transactions

25,966

16,652

+55.9

 

Alpha**


December 2016

November 2016

December 2015

Volume                                                                

807,650,791

959,261,729

641,880,729

Value

$10,473,917,045

$13,535,085,938

$9,651,761,617

Transactions

1,551,628

1,858,164

1,603,916





Daily Averages




Volume

 40.4 million

 43.6 million

31.3 Million

Value

$523.7 million

$615.2 million

$470.8 million

Transactions

77,581

84,462

78,240

               

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change 

Volume                                                                

10,124,591,270

12,534,592,179

-19.2

Value

$138,717,834,281

$165,422,612,309

-16.1

Transactions

19,129,108

44,039,494

-56.6





Daily Averages




Volume

40.3 million

50.0 million

-19.4

Value

$552.7 million

$660.4 million

-16.3

Transactions

76,212

175,806

-56.7

 

Montreal Exchange


December 2016

November 2016

December 2015

Derivatives Volume (Contracts)

8,139,051

9,398,416

7,483,033

Open Interest (Contracts)

6,733,117

6,686,068

5,548,629

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change

Volume (Contracts)

91,922,414

76,673,439

+19.89

Open Interest (Contracts)

6,733,117

5,548,629

+21.35

 

NGX


December 2016

November 2016

December 2015

Energy Volume*** (Terajoules)

1,208,933

1,248,352

1,161,412

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change

Energy Volume*** (Terajoules)

13,849,266

12,417,031

+11.5

 

*2015 trading totals for "All TMX Equities Marketplaces" include TMX Select trading up until September 18, 2015.  TMX Select ceased operation at the close of business September 18, 2015.

**Alpha relaunched as an unprotected marketplace with a new trading model, revised trading rules and new pricing schedule on September 21, 2015. Going forward from that date, statistics will not be directly comparable to prior periods.

***NGX Total Energy Volume includes trading and clearing in natural gas, crude oil and electricity.

All figures are as of December 31, 2016.  Because certain trades do not settle on the trade date, figures may be subject to change until all December trades are finalized. The previous month's data has been updated to reflect known trade corrections. 

TMX Group does not guarantee either the completeness or the accuracy of this information. The information contained in this media release is provided for informational purposes only and you agree not to rely upon the information contained in this media release for any trading, business, or financial purposes.  By using this media release, you expressly agree to the condition that TMX Group assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies in this media release.

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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 the U.S. (New York and Houston) as well as in London, Beijing and Singapore. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at http://www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.

SOURCE Toronto Stock Exchange

For further information: Catherine Kee, Manager, Corporate Communications, TMX Group, 416-814-8834, catherine.kee@tmx.com


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