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Eurex Exchange's Quarterly Equity Derivatives Highlights - Q1/2018

Release date: 24 Apr 2018 | Eurex Exchange

Eurex Exchange's Quarterly Equity Derivatives Highlights - Q1/2018

Eurex Exchange offers the broadest range of pan-European single stock options and futures with a product offering of more than 700 equity options and 800 single stock futures from more than 10 countries. Through bundling European equity derivatives exposure at Eurex, investors are able to maximize collateral utilization and benefit from cross margining efficiencies with Eurex Clearing. This update serves you with key figures and the most important developments in our equity derivatives segment during the first quarter of 2018.

Equity options:

  • Number of traded contracts in single equity options grew by 11% in Q1 (year-on-year). 
  • German equity options increased by 30% (year-on-year).
  • Once again, Deutsche Bank records the highest turnover with +53.7% (year-on-year).
  • Among the top ten equity options: 4 German, 4 Swiss, 1 French and 1 Finnish.

Single Stock Futures:

  • Single Stock Futures saw a volume growth of 68% in Q1 (year-on-year).
  • Special attention was paid to Banco Santander with +9.5 million traded futures contracts.
  • Volume in Dutch futures gained 200%. 

For a full list of Eurex Exchange's equity derivatives, please visit our website.

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