Moscow Exchange (ticker: MOEX) announced trading volumes for November 2016 and its total trading volumes increased by 28.3% YoY to RUB 73.7 trillion.
Turnover grew across all Moscow Exchange major markets: Money Market (+75.7%), Bond Market (+43.6%), Equity Market (+11.7%), FX Market (+8.4%) and Derivatives Market (+6.5%).
Equity and Bond Market
Total trading volumes on the Equity and Bond Market grew by 29% to RUB 2,398.6 bln (November 2015: RUB 1,848.2 bln).
Turnover in shares, RDRs and investment fund units was up 11.7% and totalled RUB 895.5 bln (November 2015: RUB 801.2 bln). The average daily turnover was RUB 42.6 bln (November 2015: RUB 40.1 bln).
Turnover in corporate, regional and sovereign bonds increased by 43.6% to RUB 1,503.1 bln (November 2015: RUB 1,046.9 bln). The average daily turnover was RUB 71.6 bln (November 2015: RUB 52.3 bln).
44 new bond issues with a combined value of RUB 838.2 bln were placed in November.
Derivatives Market volumes were up 6.5% and amounted to RUB 9.9 trln (November 2015: RUB 9.3 trln), or 180.8 mln contracts (November 2015: 159.8 mln contracts), of which 172.3 mln contracts were futures and 8.5 mln contracts were options.
Open interest at the end of the month was RUB 841.6 bln (November 2015: RUB 610.8 bln).
FX Market turnover advanced by 8.4% to RUB 25.7 trln (November 2015: RUB 23.7 trln), including spot trades totalling RUB 8.7 trln as well as swap trades and forwards together amounting to RUB 17.0 trln.
The FX Market”s average daily turnover was RUB 1,225.4 bln (USD 19.0 bln) compared to RUB 1,186.1 bln in November 2015.
Money Market turnover surged 75.7% YoY to RUB 31.8 trln (November 2015: RUB 18.1 trln). The average daily turnover was RUB 1,513.6 bln (November 2015: RUB 904.3 bln).
The volume of repo transactions with the CCP was RUB 18.3 trln (November 2015: RUB 8.2 trln).
Precious Metals Market
Precious Metals Market trading volumes reached RUB 10.1 bln. Turnover was RUB 10.1 bln (3.9t) for gold and RUB 0.2 mln (5 kg) for silver.