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Egbert Laege, Powernext

PEGAS achieves record results in 2016

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 13:37

PEGAS recorded its best annual traded volume in 2016 with a total of 1,733.3 TWh traded during the course of the year, an increase of 69 per cent compared to 2015’s figure of 1,024.8 TWh. »

Peter Reitz, EEX

EEX Group achieves record year in 2016

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 13:33

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) saw a significant increase in trading volumes in 2016, setting new records in its core markets – power, gas and CO2 markets – and also achieving growth in new market segments. »

PEGAS spot concludes 2016 with new monthly record

PEGAS spot concludes 2016 with new monthly record

Wed, 04/01/2017 - 08:45

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, registered a total volume of 152.1 TWh in December 2016. »

Volatility? What volatility? says AIMA

Volatility? What volatility? says AIMA

Fri, 23/12/2016 - 10:12

One of the great myths of 2016 is that volatility has returned, says AIMA, which believes this year saw the continuation of the post-crisis trend of low market volatility, having an impact on certain hedge fund strategies. »

Terry Duffy, CME Group

CME Group open interest surpasses 120m contracts

Thu, 15/12/2016 - 09:25

Derivatives marketplace CME Group set a total open interest record of 120.7 million contracts on 13 December 2016, surpassing the previous record of 119.4 million contracts set on 12 December 2016.   »

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Turnover falls on European market for structured securities

Thu, 08/12/2016 - 09:28

Exchange turnover in investment products and leverage products fell on Europe’s financial markets in the third quarter of 2016.  »

PEGAS registers strong spot volumes in November

PEGAS registers strong spot volumes in November

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:30

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, registered a total volume of 144.6 TWh in November 2016 which represents an increase of 12 per cent compared to the previous year (129.3 TWh), supported by a strong spot market. »

EEX posts new record on power derivatives market

EEX posts new record on power derivatives market

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 08:35

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) reached a new monthly record on its power derivatives markets in November with a total of 423.2 TWh were traded, exceeding the previous record of 416.3 TWh in April 2016. »

Edward T Tilly, CBOE

CBOE reports net income of USD40.3 million in Q3

Mon, 31/10/2016 - 09:56

CBOE Holdings has reported net income allocated to common stockholders of USD40.3 million, or USD0.50 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2016, compared with USD67.2 million, or USD0.81 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2015.   »

GPW September equities trading down 15 per cent year-on-year

GPW September equities trading down 15 per cent year-on-year

Thu, 06/10/2016 - 10:07

The total value of trade in equities on the Main Market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange (GPW) was PLN17.6 billion in September 2016, a decrease of 15 per cent year on year. »

PEGAS maintains growth in September driven by strong spot and futures volumes

PEGAS maintains growth in September driven by strong spot and futures volumes

Wed, 05/10/2016 - 08:16

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, registered a total volume of 152.4 TWh in September 2016 which represents a more than two-fold growth compared to the previous year’s volume of 70.6 TWh. »

Total CBOE ADV up 25 per cent in September

Total CBOE ADV up 25 per cent in September

Wed, 05/10/2016 - 07:59

September average daily volume (ADV) for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and C2 Options Exchange (C2), and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) was 5.1 million contracts, an increase of 25 per cent from August 2016 and 3 per cent from September 2015. »

EEX records major growth in power, emissions and agricultural markets

EEX records major growth in power, emissions and agricultural markets

Tue, 04/10/2016 - 13:52

The monthly volume on EEX’s power derivatives market amounted to 373.3 TWh in September 2016, increasing the 225.8 TWh traded in September 2015 by 65 per cent. »

Godfried De Vidts, ICMA

European repo market slips 1.6 per cent to EUR5,379 billion

Fri, 30/09/2016 - 08:48

The amount of repo business outstanding on 8 June 2016, calculated from the returns of 67 offices of 63 financial groups, stood at EUR 5,379 billion, a 4.1 per cent decrease on the December 2015 figure of EUR5,608 billion and a year on year decrease of 1.6 per cent. »

PEGAS registers strong volume push in August with a record on TTF Spot

PEGAS registers strong volume push in August with a record on TTF Spot

Fri, 02/09/2016 - 08:39

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, registered a total volume of 125.0 TWh in August 2016, an increase of 90 per cent compared to the previous year (65.9 TWh) and 45 per cent compared to July 2016 (86.1 TWh). »

EEX sees 19 per cent increase in power derivatives volume

EEX sees 19 per cent increase in power derivatives volume

Fri, 02/09/2016 - 08:33

The monthly volume on EEX’s power derivatives market totalled 199.7 TWh in August, an increase of 19 per cent over the same period in 2015. »

ECC marks 10th anniversary

ECC marks 10th anniversary

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 10:41

European Commodity Clearing (ECC), the central clearing house for energy and related products in Europe, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. »

ICE Clear Credit surpasses USD100bn in client cleared single name credit default swaps for 2016

ICE Clear Credit surpasses USD100bn in client cleared single name credit default swaps for 2016

Fri, 12/08/2016 - 09:56

Intercontinental Exchange’s ICE Clear Credit has surpassed USD100 billion year to date in gross notional cleared for client accounts for single name credit default swaps (CDS). »

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Listed options get a Brexit boost in Q2

Tue, 02/08/2016 - 16:23

Listed options volume climbed in June to its highest level in 10 months after a stock market swoon on the heels of the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, accordoing to data released by TABB Group. »

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July PEGAS spot volumes increase by 55 per cent year-on-year

Tue, 02/08/2016 - 16:21

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by the French Powernext SA, saw a total volume of 86.1 TWh traded in July 2016 which represents a growth of 20 per cent compared to the previous year (71.6 TWh). »

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CBOE holdings reports nine per cent fall in total ADV in July

Tue, 02/08/2016 - 10:26

July average daily volume (ADV) for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and C2 Options Exchange (C2), and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) was 4.7 million contracts, a decrease of 2 per cent from July 2015 and 9 per cent from June 2016.  »

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EEX sees significant growth in power and emissions markets

Mon, 01/08/2016 - 14:20

In July 2016, the monthly volume on EEX’s power derivatives market amounted to 244.0 terawatt hours (TWh), increasing the volume traded in July 2015 (172.9 TWh) by 41 per cent. »

Euronext reports most profitable quarter since IPO

Euronext reports most profitable quarter since IPO

Thu, 28/07/2016 - 10:04

Euronext has reported its most profitable quarterly results since its initial public offering (IPO) with revenue in the second quarter of 2016 increasing by 1.7 per cent to EUR132.3 million from EUR130.1 million a year earlier, driven by strong performance in the listing and market data businesses. »

CBOE options contracts ADV up in June

CBOE options contracts ADV up in June

Wed, 06/07/2016 - 09:32

June average daily volume (ADV) for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and C2 Options Exchange (C2), and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) totalled 5.2 million contracts, an increase of 22 per cent from May 2016 and 15 per cent from June 2015.  »

Euronext ADVs up in June

Euronext ADVs up in June

Wed, 06/07/2016 - 09:30

June average daily transaction value (ADV) on the Euronext cash order book stood at EUR8,345 million in June, 9.3 per cent lower than June 2015, which was a record month following the previous one in 2010. »

CTAs benefit from appetite for risk aversion

Mon, 20/06/2016 - 14:21

The current appetite for risk aversion is proving a bonanza for CTAs, according to Lyxor’s Cross Asset Research team. They write that with market stress materially rising, de-risking ahead of the British referendum accelerated as polls and bookmakers depict an increasingly uncertain outcome.  »

McKay Brothers International extends services to India/Middle East gateway and Spanish Market

McKay Brothers International extends services to India/Middle East gateway and Spanish Market

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:07

McKay Brothers International (MBI) has added new points of presence in Marseille and Madrid. The new POPs are receive sites for MBI’s private bandwidth subscribers who transmit from Slough-LD4, Basildon and Frankfurt- FR2.  »

Azad Zangana, Schroders

UK growth rebounds in Q2

Tue, 28/07/2015 - 13:57

Schroders Senior European Economist, Azad Zangana (pictured), comments on the preliminary UK GDP figures… »

Cayman islands HW awards

Cayman voted best hedge fund services jurisdiction by Hedgeweek

Mon, 09/03/2015 - 19:00

The Cayman Islands has been named as the best hedge fund services jurisdiction at the 2015 Hedgeweek Global Awards in London.  »

Dominic Wheatley

Guernsey is No1 for non-UK LSE listings

Fri, 23/01/2015 - 10:00

Guernsey has more non-UK entities listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) than any other jurisdiction globally, according to new figures from the market authority. »

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