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Japanese online trading services provider GMO Click Securities, a subsidiary of GMO Click Holdings Inc (TYO:7177), has just published its key operating metrics for February 2016, which turned out to be a record-setting month for the broker.
GMO Click reported record OTC Forex volumes of ¥144.2 trillion ($1.26 trillion) for February 2016, beating the previous record of ¥140.92 trillion set in January 2015. The result for February 2016 was up 17% from January 2016 levels and up 27% from February 2015 levels.
The number of FX Neo accounts kept rising and reached 433,076 at the end of last month.
The number of contracts traded on Click365, the on-exchange FX margin trading service, amounted to 631,120 contracts, down 4.3% month on month and up 41.7% year on year.
GMO Click’s OTC Forex volumes (red line). Unit: trillion yen
You can find out details about GMO Click’s operating metrics by clicking here.