NYSE Euronext reports December global derivatives ADV of 5.9M contracts NYSE Euronext announced trading volumes for its global derivatives and cash equities exchanges for December. Global derivatives average daily volume of 5.9 million contracts, excluding Bclear in December 2013 decreased 7.6% compared to December 2012 and decreased 10.8% from November 2013. U.S. equity options volumes in December 2013 decreased 13.2% compared to December 2012 and decreased 9.9% sequentially. ADV in U.S. cash equities declined 8.7% year-over-year but increased 0.9% month-over-month. European cash equities ADV in December 2013 increased 13.6% compared to December 2012, but decreased 9.3% from November 2013 levels.
House Agriculture Committee to hold a hearing The Committee holds a hearing entitled, "Dodd-Frank Turns 5: Assessing the Progress of Global Derivatives Reforms" with Executive Chairman & CEO Duffy of CME Group and SVP Edmonds of Intercontinental Exchange on July 29 at 10 am. Webcast Link