04 July 2016
Chicago
Reporter: Drew Nicol

OneChicago to launch new SSF contract


OneChicago saw its open interest fall by 41 percent for June, compared to the same time last year.

The securities finance exchange’s open interest reached 473,876 contracts at the close-of-market on 30 June, with the 75 percent of the month’s contracts in the exchange’s flagship OCX.NoDivRisk product.

Monthly volume fell by 22 percent compared to June 2015, but year-to-date volume is actually outpacing 2015’s figures by 13 percent.

Last month also saw the announcement that OneChicago is launching a new no dividend risk cash settled single stock futures on 1 August 2016.

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