TFX registers 9.8% MoM drop in Forex volumes in September 2015

Tokyo Financial Exchange (TFX) has earlier today posted its operating metrics for September 2015, with the numbers showing a decline in trading activity in monthly terms after a very strong August. However, the comparisons were better in annual terms.

TFX saw Click 365 total trading volumes, that is, the volume of Exchange FX Margin contracts, amount to 3,559,649 contracts in September 2015. The result is 9.8% lower than in August 2015, which was a very solid month for TFX’s Forex volumes.

Annual comparisons were better, with September 2015 trading volumes on Click 365 being 9.2% stronger than those in September 2014.

Across currency pairs, the three most popular trading instruments were USD/JPY, AUD/JPY and GBP/JPY, but NZD/JPY trading volumes dropped 33% from levels registered in August 2015.

Combined trading volume for all TFX products was 4,539,766 contracts in September 2015, down 10% from the result registered in August 2015 and up 15.1% from the result registered in September 2014. Average daily trading volume was 207,786 contracts.


To view the official announcement from TFX on its September 2015 metrics, click here.

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