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

  • April 2023 stats on customer funds held at US FCMs

    The total amount of customer funds in futures accounts at US FCMs reached $343.6 billion in April, down 6% over the last 12 months.

  • ETD Volume - April 2023

    Worldwide volume of exchange-traded derivatives reached 8 billion contracts in April. This was down 24.3% from March 2023 but up 37.5% from April 2022.

  • April 2023 SEF trading activity

    Trading volume on swap execution facilities reached $857.2 billion in average notional value per day during April 2023. This was down 32.8% from the previous month and down 3.4% from the same month of the previous year.

  • ETD Volume - March 2023

    Worldwide volume of exchange-traded derivatives reached 10.57 billion contracts in March, the highest level ever recorded. This was up 24.9% from February 2023 and up 54.2% from March 2022. On a year-to-date basis, volume in the first three months of the year was 27.54 billion contracts, up 43.8% from the first three months of 2022. The majority of that increase came from equity index contracts.