Moscow Exchange Trading Volumes in June 2015
Moscow Exchange (ticker: MOEX) announces trading volumes for June 2015. The Derivatives Market and FX Market posted the strongest growth, with volumes increasing 87% and 60% YoY, respectively. The Money Market turnover was also among the volume leaders.
Equity & Bond Market
Secondary market turnover in stocks, RDRs and investment fund units was RUB 704.8 bln. (June 2014: RUB 762.2bln). The average daily turnover was RUB 33.6 bln (June 2014: RUB 38.1 bln).
Secondary corporate, regional and sovereign bond turnover was RUB 665.8 bln (June 2014: RUB 614.8 bln). The average daily turnover was RUB 31.7 bln (June 2014: RUB 30.7 bln).
A total of 39 new bond issues with a combined value of RUB 212.3 bln were placed in June.
Derivatives Market volumes rose 87.3% YoY to RUB 6.6 trln (June 2014: RUB 3.5 trln), or 125.9 mln contracts (June 2014: 85.4 mln contracts), of which 121.5 mln contracts were futures and 4.4 mln contracts were options.
Open interest at the end of the month was RUB 440.1 bln (June 2014: RUB 406.6 bln).
FX Market turnover grew 59.5% to RUB 27.9 trln (June 2014: RUB 17.5 trln), including spot trades of RUB 7.9 trln and swap trades of RUB 20.0 trln.
The FX Market's average daily turnover was RUB 1,326.9 bln (USD 24.4 bln) compared to RUB 873.4 bln in June 2014.
Money Market turnover totalled RUB 17.5 trln (June 2014: RUB 14.6 trln). The average daily turnover was RUB 834.8 bln (June 2014: RUB 731.7 bln).
The volume of repo transactions with the CCP was RUB 4.6 trln (June 2014: RUB 1.9 trln), with the average daily turnover increasing by 130% YoY to RUB 221.0 bln.
Precious Metals Market
Trading volumes on the Precious Metals Market increased 21.6x to RUB 8.1 bln. Turnover was RUB 8.1 bln (3.9 t) for gold and RUB 4.1 mln (143.7 kg) for silver. Fifty-seven companies (47 banks and 10 investment companies) traded on the market during June.
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