CBOE Holdings, Inc. reported  that total trading volume in June for options contracts on Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options Exchange (C2) and futures contracts on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE®) was 99.2 million contracts, an increase of 16 percent from May 2015 and a decrease of 1 percent from June 2014.

Total options and futures average daily volume (ADV) at CBOE Holdings for June was 4.5 million contracts, an increase of 6 percent from May 2015 and a decrease of 5 percent from June 2014.   

 

CBOE  Trading Volume: June  

  • CBOE’s ADV for the month was 4.0 million contracts, up 6 percent from May 2015 and down 7 percent from June 2014.  Exchangewide trading volume totaled 87.7 million contracts, an increase of 16 percent from the previous month and a decrease of 3 percent from a year ago.
  • June ADV in index options rose 14 percent, exchange-traded product (ETP) options increased 12 percent, and equity options decreased 7 percent from May 2015.  

 

CBOE Market Share: June 

  • CBOE’s market share of total U.S. options industry volume was 26.2 percent in June, an increase of 1.4 percentage points from May 2015 and a decrease of 1.9 percentage points from June 2014.

 

C2  Trading Volume: June

  • C2’s June trading volume totaled 6.9 million contracts, an increase of 6 percent from May 2015 and an increase of 10 percent from June 2014.  ADV was 312,858 contracts, a 3-percent decrease from May 2015 and a 5-percent increase from June 2014.

 

C2 Market Share: June

  • C2 market share of total industry volume in June was 2.1 percent, unchanged from May 2015 and up 0.2 of a percentage point from June 2014.

 

CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) Trading Volume

  • Total ADV at CFE was 210,989 contracts in June, a 21-percent increase from both May 2015 and June 2014. Total volume at CFE during the month was 4.6 million contracts, an increase of 33 percent from the previous month and 27 percent from the year-ago total.   
  • June average daily volume in CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) futures was 210,963 contracts, an increase of 21 percent from both May 2015 and June 2014. Total volume in VIX futures for June was 4.6 million contracts, an increase of 33 percent from the previous month and 27 percent from a year ago.   
  • June total volumes hit highs for 2015, surpassing previous monthly highs set in January 2015.