Monthly Insights

Monthly Insights

Equity derivatives volumes traded from January to August 2018 (compared to January to August 2017)

Published: Sep 2018
Globally equity markets have recorded a surge in trading activity since the beginning of 2018.
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H1 2018 Market Highlights

Published: Aug 2018
The first half of 2018 has been eventful for stock markets worldwide. While the year started on a high note with domestic market capitalisation and benchmark indices scaling record high levels in markets across the globe, February 2018 was marked by a global stock market correction and a return of volatility after a remarkably calm period over 2017.
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ETFs listings and trading activity (January – May 2018)

Published: Jun 2018
The size of the ETFs market worldwide continued to grow, with the first five months of 2018 recording a pickup both in terms of ETF listings and trading activity when compared to the same period in 2017.
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Interest rate derivatives volumes in April 2018

Published: May 2018
Interest rate derivatives volume traded in April 2018 recorded a sharp decline when compared to volumes in March 2018. An overall 28.9% decline in volumes traded was due to a fall in volumes across all three regions - Americas (-28.5%), Asia-Pacific (-40.6%) and EMEA region (-27.1%).
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2017 derivatives markets update

Published: Apr 2018
The World Federation of Exchanges conducts an annual survey of the derivatives markets operated by its members, affiliates and other exchanges that voluntarily submit data for this survey.
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The February 2018 stock market correction – analysing market capitalisation

Published: Mar 2018
In February 2018, stock markets across the globe experienced a significant correction after an upbeat start to the year in January, and market volatility surged, ending the relatively calm spell observed over 2017.
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Market activity in January 2018

Published: Feb 2018
Stock markets got off to a strong start in 2018, maintaining the momentum observed in 2017 as valuations continued to soar and benchmark indices scaled new record highs in several markets across the globe.
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2017 Market update

Published: Jan 2018
In this article we present a snapshot of key in trends in 2017. The upcoming 2017 Market Highlights report in February 2018 will contain a more comprehensive analysis.
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Analysing trends in Investment Funds

Published: Dec 2017
In this article we analyse listings, total number of trades and total trading value of investment funds based on data received from 37 exchanges.