CHICAGO, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- OneChicago, LLC (OCX), a securities finance exchange, today announced its October 2016 volume of 898,012, an increase of 54% year-over-year. OneChicago is a CFTC and SEC regulated exchange offering Single Stock Futures (SSF), a Delta One product, on approximately 1,800 equities, including ADRs and ETFs.
October 2016 highlights include:
- October 2016 volume was 898,012 up 54% year over year.
- Open interest decreased 36% year-over-year to 376,518 contracts on the securities finance exchange at close-of-market, October 31, 2016.
- 96% of October 2016 month-end open interest was in OCX.NoDivRisk® products. The OCX.NoDivRisk product suite is an innovative equity finance tool that removes dividend risk for customers carrying synthetic equity delta exposure.
OneChicago (OCX) is the only US equity finance exchange for trading single stock futures, a Delta One product. Regulated by the SEC and CFTC, OCX lists approximately 1,800 products, including ADRs, ETFs and OCX.NoDivRisk® products, which include the OCX.Weekly. Contracts are cleared through the centralized counterparty, "AA+"-rated OCC. OneChicago OCX.NoDivRisk products are utilized for synthetic equity strategies including equity swaps, equity repos and stock loan/borrow transactions. The OneChicago expiring OCX.Weekly spread is economically equivalent to an equity repo or stock loan transaction. For more information, please visit our Website at: http://www.OneChicago.com or contact us at 312-883-3440.
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