TMX Group Consolidated Trading Statistics - March 2017

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

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

MX achieved a new open interest record for Options on Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (OBX) of 315,645 contracts on March 7, 2017.  MX also reached a new open interest record for the S&P/TSX 60 Index Standard Futures (SXF) with 385,556 contracts on March 14, 2017.

All TMX Equities Marketplaces *


March 2017

February 2017

March 2016

Volume

14,727,907,025

13,470,146,089

14,507,052,605

Value

$172,534,612,897

$144,336,128,200

$145,032,850,889

Transactions

24,155,020

20,081,158

25,181,325





Daily Averages




Volume

 640.3 million

 709.0 million

 659.4 million

Value

$7,501.5 million

$7,596.6 million

$6,592.4 million

Transactions

1,050,218

1,056,903

1,144,606

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2017

2016

% Change

Volume                                                                

40,866,542,857

36,746,087,385

+11.2

Value

$446,306,530,931

$400,173,817,968

+11.5

Transactions

64,720,426

73,118,899

-11.5





Daily Averages




Volume

 648.7 million

592.7 Million

+9.4

Value

$7,084.2 million

$6,454.4 million

+9.8

Transactions

1,027,308

1,179,337

-12.9

 

Toronto Stock Exchange


March 2017

February 2017

March 2016

Volume                                                                

8,607,571,210

7,584,649,174

10,439,254,194

Value

$153,914,209,683

$128,963,201,224

$133,321,820,926

Transactions

20,816,274

17,235,416

23,347,302

S&P/TSX Composite Index Close

15,547.75

15,399.24

13,494.36





Daily Averages




Volume

 374.2 million

 399.2 million

 474.5 million

Value

$6,691.9 million

$6,787.5 million

$6,060.1 million

Transactions

905,055

907,127

1,061,241

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2017

2016

% Change

Volume                                                                

23,757,865,220

26,825,601,829

-11.4

Value

$399,092,291,313

$366,466,174,528

+8.9

Transactions

56,198,558

67,445,020

-16.7





Daily Averages




Volume

 377.1 million

432.7 million

-12.8

Value

$6,334.8 million

$5,910.7 million

+7.2

Transactions

892,041

1,087,823

-18.0

 

TSX Venture Exchange*


March 2017

February 2017

March 2016

Volume

4,926,095,269

4,878,547,756

3,205,843,336

Value

$2,070,198,942

$1,936,530,076

$792,306,567

Transactions

872,820

792,647

382,168

S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index Close

815.77

817.22

581.08





Daily Averages




Volume

 214.2 million

 256.8 million

 145.7 million

Value

$90.0 million

$101.9 million

$36.0 million

Transactions

37,949

41,718

17,371

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2017

2016

% Change  

Volume                                                                

14,036,415,819

7,585,671,602

+85.0

Value

$5,602,945,947

$1,792,235,836

+212.6

Transactions

2,349,691

893,778

+162.9





Daily Averages




Volume

 222.8 million

122.3 million

+82.1

Value

$88.9 million

$28.9 million

+207.7

Transactions

37,297

14,416

+158.7

 

Alpha


March 2017

February 2017

March 2016

Volume                                                                

1,194,240,546

1,006,949,159

861,955,075

Value

$16,550,204,272

$13,436,396,900

$10,918,723,396

Transactions

2,465,926

2,053,095

1,451,855





Daily Averages




Volume

 51.9 million

 53.0 million

 39.2 million

Value

$719.6 million

$707.2 million

$496.3 million

Transactions

107,214

108,058

65,993

               

Year-to-date Statistics


2017

2016

% Change 

Volume                                                                

3,072,261,818

2,334,813,954

+31.6

Value

$41,611,293,671

$31,915,407,604

+30.4

Transactions

6,172,177

4,780,101

+29.1





Daily Averages




Volume

 48.8 million

37.7 million

+29.5

Value

$660.5 million

$514.8 million

+28.3

Transactions

97,971

77,098

+27.1

 

Montreal Exchange


March 2017

February 2017

March 2016

Derivatives Volume (Contracts)

9,125,905

7,414,222

7,817,720

Open Interest (Contracts)

6,133,214

6,210,349

5,825,876

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2017

2016

% Change

Volume (Contracts)

23,680,104

24,274,301

-2.5

Open Interest (Contracts)

6,133,214

5,825,876

+5.3

 

NGX


March 2017

February 2017

March 2016

Energy Volume** (Terajoules)

1,389,686

1,373,888

1,401,806

 

Year-to-date Statistics


2017

2016

% Change

Energy Volume** (Terajoules)

4,094,805

3,675,333

+11.4

*Includes NEX

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

All figures are as of March 31, 2017.  Because certain trades do not settle on the trade date, figures may be subject to change until all March 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 TMX Group Limited

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


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