TMX Group Consolidated Trading Statistics - December 2013

Jan 06, 2014, 14:30 ET from TMX Group Inc.

Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha, Montreal Exchange, NGX

TORONTO, Jan. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - TMX Group Limited today announced December 2013 trading statistics for its diversified group of marketplaces - Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha, Montreal Exchange (MX) and Natural Gas Exchange (NGX).

Trading volume on Toronto Stock Exchange in December 2013 increased 2% compared to November 2013, but decreased 3% compared to December 2012.  In 2013, total trading volume was down 6% compared to 2012.

Volume on TSX Venture Exchange increased 11% in December 2013 compared to the previous month, and increased 5% compared to December 2012.  Total trading volume in 2013 decreased 16% compared to 2012.

Trading volume on TMX Select in December 2013 increased 31% compared to the previous month, and increased 101% compared to December 2012.  Total trading volume in 2013 increased 21% compared to 2012.

Alpha trading volume in December 2013 increased 8% compared to November 2013, but was down 30% compared to the same month a year earlier.  Total trading volume in 2013 was down 35% compared to 2012.

In December 2013 volume on MX was essentially flat compared to the previous month, but increased 9% compared to December 2012.  Overall volume in 2013 increased 3% compared to 2012. Open interest contracts at the end of December 2013 decreased 10% from the end of November 2013, and increased 2% year-over-year.

Volume on NGX in December 2013 increased 4% compared to November 2013, and increased 5% from December 2012.  Overall volume in 2013 decreased 12% compared to 2012.

Toronto Stock Exchange

  December 2013 November 2013 December 2012
Volume 6,166,671,416 6,027,678,159 6,325,314,831
Value $86,374,606,494 $92,195,688,137 $93,916,532,577
Transactions 13,456,622 13,817,556 12,358,020
S&P/TSX Composite Index Close 13,621.55 13,395.40 12,433.53
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 316.2 million 287.0 million 341.9 million
Value $4,429.5 million $4,390.3 million $5,076.6 million
Transactions 690,083 657,979 668,001

Year-to-date Statistics

  2013 2012 % Change
Volume 77,822,425,741 82,450,590,681 -5.6
Value $1,147,780,837,764 $1,192,508,773,660 -3.8
Transactions 168,939,402 177,411,762 -4.8
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 310.7 million 329.1 million -5.6
Value $4,582.0 million $4,760.5 million -3.8
Transactions 674,409 708,231 -4.8

TSX Venture Exchange

  December 2013 November 2013 December 2012
Volume 3,353,612,979 3,022,497,180 3,191,611,667
Value $916,607,380 $954,418,778 $1,250,445,073
Transactions 427,239 422,692 491,864
S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index Close 931.97 934.89 1,221.30
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 172.0 million 143.9 million 172.5 million
Value $47.0 million $45.4 million $67.6 million
Transactions 21,910 20,128 26,587

Year-to-date Statistics

  2013 2012 % Change
Volume 36,780,785,575 43,641,882,171 -15.7
Value $13,110,320,780 $23,607,210,619 -44.5
Transactions 5,437,844 8,675,031 -37.3
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 146.8 million 174.2 million -15.7
Value $52.3 million $94.2 million -44.5
Transactions 21,708 34,631 -37.3

TMX Select

  December 2013 November 2013 December 2012
Volume 315,464,600 240,888,100 157,298,400
Value $2,571,433,528 $2,759,591,576 $1,660,486,390
Transactions 685,951 622,922 423,353
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 16.2 million 11.5 million 8.5 million
Value $131.9 million $131.4 million $89.8 million
Transactions 35,177 29,663 22,884

Year-to-date Statistics

  2013 2012 % Change
Volume 2,831,244,600 2,337,377,000 +21.1
Value $33,491,204,132 $27,054,656,931 +23.8
Transactions 7,887,473 6,234,103 +26.5
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 11.3 million 9.3 million +21.1
Value $133.7 million $108.0 million +23.8
Transactions 31,487 24,887 +26.5

Alpha

  December 2013 November 2013 December 2012
Volume 1,506,940,588 1,395,958,463 2,151,088,772
Value $16,103,479,236 $16,222,031,323 $20,867,092,267
Transactions 4,267,750 4,302,856 4,753,876
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 77.3 million 66.5 million 116.3 million
Value $825.8 million $772.5 million $1,128.0 million
Transactions 218,859 204,898 256,966

Year-to-date Statistics

  2013 2012 % Change
Volume 20,881,904,685 32,121,123,520 -35.0
Value $225,212,088,988 $336,365,926,675 -33.0
Transactions 54,616,852 64,348,567 -15.1
       
Daily Averages      
Volume 83.4 million 128.2 million -35.0
Value $899.1 million $1,342.8 million -33.0
Transactions 218,031 256,881 -15.1

Montreal Exchange

  December 2013 November 2013 December 2012
Volume (Contracts) 5,199,675 5,211,883 4,749,964
Open Interest (Contracts) 4,329,062 4,789,209 4,231,957

Year-to-date Statistics

  2013 2012 % Change
Volume (Contracts) 66,206,822 64,257,549 +3.0
Open Interest (Contracts) 4,329,062 4,231,957 +2.3

NGX*

  December 2013 November 2013 December 2012
Total Energy Volume* (Terajoules) 901,576 868,337 861,495^

Year-to-date Statistics

  2013 2012 % Change
Total Energy Volume* (Terajoules) 12,266,391^ 13,885,022^ -11.6^

*NGX Total Energy Volume includes trading and clearing in natural gas, crude oil and electricity.
^ revised

All figures are as of December 31, 2013.  Because trades have a three-day settlement, figures may be subject to change until all December trades are finalized. The previous month's data has been updated to reflect known trade corrections.

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About TMX Group (TSX:X) 

TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas Exchange, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.

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