The FINANCIAL -- Intercontinental Exchange on November 4 reported October exchange traded volume.
ICE’s October 2015 futures and options average daily volume (ADV) decreased 2% compared to October 2014, according to Intercontinental Exchange.
Commodity ADV increased 5% led by gasoil, other oil, natural gas, and sugar ADV up 23%, 6%, 5% and 72% respectively, from the prior October.
Financials ADV declined 12% from the previous October primarily due to low volatility in equity indices and the low interest rate environment in Europe.
NYSE’s U.S. cash equities and U.S. equity options ADV declined 7% and 30%, respectively, over the prior October. NYSE’s U.S. cash equities market share was 24.6% and NYSE’s U.S. options market share was 20.5%.