CME: Energy ADV at All-time High 3.6M Contracts in March
4/02 8:34 AM
CME: Energy ADV at All-time High 3.6M Contracts in March CANYON LAKE, Texas (DTN) -- The CME Group announced today that energy volume traded on the exchange in March averaged a record-high 3.6 million contracts a day, up 67% from March 2019. Average daily volume for energy products in the first quarter was a record 3.2 million contracts, up 37% from the first quarter of 2019. ADV across all CME platforms during March also hit a record-high at 32.1 million contracts, up 68% from the same month in 2019. First-quarter ADV on all CME platforms reached a record 27 million contracts, an increase of 45% from first quarter 2019. Open interest at the end of March was 123 million contracts, unchanged from the month prior, the CME Group said. Energy products, equity Index, options, foreign exchange, and metals reached record monthly ADVs in March, the CME Group said. (c) 2020 DTN. All rights reserved.