TMX Group Limited, the operator of the Toronto Stock Exchange and another four marketplaces, has reported its aggregated trading metrics for September 2020, which were again firmly entrenched in the month-over-month mixed trend.
For September 2020, TMX and all of its marketplaces reported an average daily volume (ADV) of 673 million contracts, which represents a 3 percent decrease over a monthly timeframe, as volumes fell month-on-month from 691 million back in August 2020. However, the latest figures constitute a gain of 26 percent year-on-year in terms of volumes from 534 million in September 2019.
In money terms, the total trading value of contracts for September averaged $9.4 billion per day, up 16 percent month-over-month from $8.1 billion for August 2020. Compared to last year’s figures, the ADV cash value in September 2020 reflected a rise of 14.0 percent compared to the same month in 2019.
Across the year-to-date (YTD) interval, the total turnover through September 2020 came in at $1.88 trillion, a gain of 32 percent from $1.42 trillion in the same nine-month period a year ago.