Search

Data Resources

In support of its mission to promote better understanding of and greater transparency into the global derivatives markets, FIA publishes several types of statistics. These include levels of trading activity on exchanges and swap execution facilities as well as the number of clearing firms in the U.S. and the amount of customer funds held by these firms.

Recent Articles & Analysis

  • ETD Volume - August 2022

    Worldwide volume of exchange-traded derivatives reached 7.30 billion contracts in the month of August, the highest monthly total ever recorded. The August total was up 11.2% from July 2022 and up 38.1% from August 2021.

    CONTINUE READING
  • July 2022 stats on customer funds held at US FCMs

    Customers continued to hold a very large amount of funds in futures accounts at US FCMs in July. The total amount of customer funds in futures accounts at US FCMs reached $363.1 billion in July, up 18.4% over the last 12 months.

    CONTINUE READING
  • Data Spotlight – Wheat options trading surges at Euronext

    Euronext’s milling wheat derivatives market, the benchmark for the pricing of wheat in Europe, has seen a surge of activity in its options contracts this year. The rise comes as war disrupts production in Ukraine, one of the largest wheat producers in Europe, and physical hedgers adjust to higher margin requirements.

    CONTINUE READING
  • ETD Volume - July 2022

    Worldwide volume of exchange-traded derivatives reached 6.57 billion contracts in the month of July, the third highest monthly total ever recorded. The July total was down 6.8% from June 2022’s record but up 33.6% from July 2021.

    CONTINUE READING