November 6, 2018 (TORONTO) – TMX Group Limited today announced October 2018 trading statistics for its marketplaces – Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange (Alpha) and Montréal Exchange (MX).
In October 2018, MX set a new overall monthly volume record with 10,933,209 contracts. A new Equity Options monthly volume record was also achieved with 3,077,922 contracts.
Options on Three-Month Canadian Bankers' Acceptance Futures (OBX) reached a new daily volume record on October 3, 2018 with 44,050 contracts. OBX also achieved a new open interest record of 329,131 contracts on October 26, 2018.
TMX Group Consolidated Trading Statistics – October 2018
About TMX Group (TSX: X)
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities and fixed income. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Trayport and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, technology solutions, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across North America (Montréal, Calgary, Vancouver and New York), as well as in key international markets including London, Beijing and Singapore. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.
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