Euronext trading volumes down in July

Euronext trading

Activity on ETFs continued to show strong resilience despite the general downturn in European cash volumes with an average daily transaction value of EUR478 million (£401.02 million), down by 6.9 per cent compared to July 2015. Furthermore Euronext’s ETF offering continued its expansion with 11 new listings during the month.

The average daily volume on equity index derivatives was down at 178,900 contracts in July 2016 (-14.3 per cent compared to July 2015), and the average daily volume on individual equity derivatives decreased to 200,324 contracts (-7.1 per cent compared to July 2015).

The average daily volume on commodities derivatives meanwhile, decreased by -12.1 per cent compared to July 2015, with an average daily volume of 66,535 contracts.

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The author Paul