TAIFEX sees RMB futures volumes grow in March 2016

Although trading activity was subdued across many venues in March 2016, the volumes metrics just published by Taiwan Futures Exchange (TAIFEX) show a rise in overall turnover and in RMB futures volumes, in particular.

Overall trading volumes at the Exchange amounted to 22,400,159 contracts in March 2016, up 69% from the result of 13,258,237 contracts registered in February 2016. The annual comparison was also positive, as the overall trading volumes at TAIFEX were up 18% from the reading of 18,971,138 contracts registered in March 2015.

Let’s take a look at the RMB futures trading results.

  • In March 2016, the monthly trading volumes of USD/CNH FX Futures (RHF) amounted to 6,963 contracts, up 30.6% from the result for February 2016.
  • The monthly trading volumes of USD/CNT FX Futures (RTF) amounted to 38,958 contracts, up 73% from the result for February 2016.

You can view the full report by clicking here.

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