Exchange traded Click365 FX contract volume on Tokyo Financial Exchange in April came in at 2,789,465, down 6.5% MoM from March’s 2,983,225 in volume, but up over 33% from April 2014.
Volumes in April from TFX saw the biggest MoM turnover increase for CAD/JPY contracts and largest decline for CHF/JPY contracts as the franc has since stabilized in volatility since the winter. See table below:
The trading volume of Three-month Euroyen futures in April was 142,309 down 23.2% MoM and down 21.9% YoY. Meanwhile, the total trading volume of Exchange Equity Index Margin contracts (Click kabu 365) in April was 763,123 down 3.8% MoM but up 139.3% YoY.
It was a down month on the exchange from March but generally much higher than 2014’s slumping period of trade. Overall combined trading volume for all TFX products was 3,694,897, down 6.7% MoM but up 42.7% YoY.
To view the April release from TFX, click here.