Stockholm, July 1, 2014 – NASDAQ OMX today publishes monthly trade statistics for the Nordic1 and Baltic2 markets. Below follows a summary of the statistics for June 2014:
- The share trading decreased by 4.1% to a daily average of 2.251bn EUR, compared to 2.347bn EUR in June 2013. Compared to the previous month, May 2014, the daily average decreased by 15.0 %.
- Derivatives trading decreased by 30.2 % to a daily average of 386,142 contracts, compared with 553,012 contracts in June 2013.
- ETF trading3 (Exchange Traded Funds) decreased by 16.2% to a daily average of 46.6m EUR compared to 55.6m EUR in June 2013.
- Vestas Wind Systems A/S was the most traded stock during the past month, followed by Nokia Oyj.
- Deutsche Bank was the most active member during the past month, followed by Credit Suisse.
- NASDAQ OMX Nordic’s share of order-book trading in our listed stocks4 decreased to 69.8%, compared to 70.1% previous month.
- The average order book depth on the best price level was larger at NASDAQ OMX Nordic than the second most liquid trading venue, see detailed figures per exchange:
- For OMXC20 companies 3.3 larger
- For OMXH25 companies 3.6 larger
- For OMXS30 companies 2.5 larger
- NASDAQ OMX Nordic’s average time at EBBO5 (European Best Bid and Offer) was:
- For OMXC20 companies 93.2 %
- For OMXH25 companies 92.1 %
- For OMXS30 companies 95.1 %
For more information, please read the monthly statistics report published at: http://www.nasdaqomx.com/transactions/markets/nordic/statistics
1) NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen, Helsinki, Iceland and Stockholm
2) NASDAQ OMX Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius
3) ETF trading figure encompasses NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
4) Source: Thomson Reuters and NASDAQ OMX. Included are all European marketplaces that offer trading in NASDAQ OMX Nordic listed shares.
5) EBBO (European Best Bid and Offer) refers to the current best price available for selling or buying a trading instrument such as a stock.
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