LONDON and AMSTERDAM, Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange Group (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, today announced that ICE Endex reached a daily volume record of 15,125 contracts in Dutch TTF natural gas futures on December 3, 2013. The previous ICE Endex and ICE Futures Europe volume records were 10,295 and 12,630 contracts respectively on October 11, 2012 and September 17, 2013.
The ICE Endex futures markets transitioned to the ICE trading platform and ICE's European clearing house, ICE Clear Europe on October 7, 2013. At the same time, open interest and trading for ICE Endex TTF natural gas futures and ICE Futures Europe TTF natural gas futures were combined to create a greater liquidity pool and the largest on-exchange TTF futures contract.
Open interest for ICE Endex TTF futures is 111,725 contracts as at December 2, 2013.
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