FX Week

STATISTICS

STATISTICS

The CME reports total currency futures volume for December was 2,247,523 contracts, a 29 per cent increase from last December's 1,721,480 contracts. Total currency futures volume for 1996 was 22,454,106 contracts, down 4 per cent from the 23,321,060 contracts reported for 1995.

Average daily volume for currency futures in December was 107,025 contracts, up from the 86,960 contracts reported for December last year. Average daily volume for 1996 was 88,055 contracts, down from the 92,544 cont