Search

NEWS
FINANCIAL SERVICES | Staff Reporter, Singapore
Published: 03 Apr 13
480 views


SGX exchange traded funds turnover plunged 57%

Total value traded rose only 9%.

According to a release, securities daily average value (SDAV) was 20% higher year-on-year at $1.6 billion and 11% lower month-on-month.

Total value traded was up 9% year-on-year and flat month-on-month at $31.5 billion. Exchange traded funds turnover declined 57% year-on-year and 19% month-on-month to $267 million.

Value of bond listings declined 40% year-on-year and grew 12% month-on-month to $15 billion. The two largest bond listings in March were the US$1 billion 1.85% and US$500 million 3.5% notes issued by Mizuho Corporate Bank.

Derivatives daily average volume (DDAV) grew 34% year-on-year and declined 8% month-on-month to 473,028 contracts.

Volume in March 2013 was up 27% year-on-year and 10% month-on-month to 9.56 million contracts. Open interest reached a new record high of 3.17 million contracts on 7 March.

Equity index futures volume grew 23% year-on-year and 11% month-on-month to 8.6 million contracts. Equity index options volume doubled year-on-year to 793,354 contracts, driven by growth in the Nikkei 225 Index Options. On a month-on-month basis, it was down 3%.

Open interest on equity index options more than doubled year-on-year to 1.76 million contracts at the end of March. This was 5% higher month-on-month. Open interest on equity index futures increased 16% year-on-year and decreased 18% month-on-month to 1.03 million contracts at the end of March.

Volume of commodity swaps cleared grew 82% year-on-year and 19% month-on-month to 43,055 contracts. Volume of iron ore swaps cleared tripled year-on-year to 37,005 contracts. This was 15% higher month-on-month.

SICOM rubber futures trading grew 35% year-on-year and was flat month-on-month at 24,634 contracts.

Volume of new interest rate swaps cleared in March was S$3.9 billion, 37% lower year-on-year and month-on-month.  



Sign up for our newsletter

 

Do you know more about this story? Contact us anonymously through this link.

Click here to learn about advertising, content sponsorship, events & rountables, custom media solutions, whitepaper writing, sales leads or eDM opportunities with us.

To get a media kit and information on advertising or sponsoring click here.

Tags: SGX securities turnover, exchange traded funds turnover, SGX derivatives

CO-WRITTEN ARTICLES & SPONSOR CONTENT ››

Singapore companies need to be more proactive to achieve excellence in WSH.
20 views

Professor Stephen Brammer from the Birmingham Business School says up to 50% of market value is at stake.
361 views

LATEST FINANCIAL SERVICES JOBS »
  • No jobs posted on this category.
PRINT ISSUE »

Subscribe Now
Trains, planes, automobiles and drones

35 views

As goes Hong Kong, so goes Singapore?

376 views

Office property shows no signs of a slowdown

98 views

MOST READ EXCLUSIVES

Singapore's 10 most successful 40 and under hotel managers

Singapore\'s 10 most successful 40 and under hotel managers

Find out who's who in the hotel industry.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
12 Mar 2014 | 56122 views
 

Singapore's 6 hot new restaurants in April

Singapore\'s 6 hot new restaurants in April

Warm your belly with these top picks.

by STAFF REPORTER
1 Apr 2014 | 20523 views

Take an exclusive tour at TripAdvisor's 6,000 sq ft Singapore headquarters

Take an exclusive tour at TripAdvisor\'s 6,000 sq ft Singapore headquarters

It's like having a road trip while at work.

by CARMINA JARIEL
5 Feb 2014 | 20229 views
 

Singapore's top six Valentine’s Day hotels

Singapore\'s top six Valentine’s Day hotels

Ready to pop the question?

by KRISANA GALLEZO
29 Jan 2014 | 17680 views

Singapore's 6 hot new restaurants in February

Singapore\'s 6 hot new restaurants in February

Warm your belly with these picks.

by STAFF REPORTER
27 Feb 2014 | 16230 views
 

Singapore's 6 hot new restaurants in March

Singapore\'s 6 hot new restaurants in March

Get a taste of NYC's eclectic undergound dining.

by STAFF REPORTER
18 Mar 2014 | 14224 views

StarHub's corporate office is so awesome it has its own theatre exclusive to staff

StarHub\'s corporate office is so awesome it has its own theatre exclusive to staff

Check out its other facilities with these pictures.

by STAFF REPORTER
3 Mar 2014 | 9300 views
 

Singapore’s top 5 hotel Sunday champagne brunches

Singapore’s top 5 hotel Sunday champagne brunches

Brunch meals start at $158.

by STAFF REPORTER
14 Apr 2014 | 7566 views

Should everyone be happy with falling private home prices?

Should everyone be happy with falling private home prices?

And will the cooling measures be relaxed by 2015?

by STAFF REPORTER
9 Apr 2014 | 7421 views
 

Why are office rents suddenly the hottest topic in the property market?

Why are office rents suddenly the hottest topic in the property market?

Everyone has been buzzing about it.

by STAFF REPORTER
26 Mar 2014 | 5450 views

Parco Marina Bay at Millenia Walk shuts down on 24 February

Parco Marina Bay at Millenia Walk shuts down on 24 February

Let’s call it a day, says management.

by CARMINA JARIEL
12 Feb 2014 | 4522 views
 

Find out how this 2-storey gallery-hostel in Singapore is painting the town red

Find out how this 2-storey gallery-hostel in Singapore is painting the town red

It has 18 rooms with 100 beds.

by STAFF REPORTER
27 Feb 2014 | 3884 views

Is Singapore's property market still haunted by liquidity nightmares?

Is Singapore\'s property market still haunted by liquidity nightmares?

Analysts are still unimpressed.

by STAFF REPORTER
5 Feb 2014 | 3185 views
 

Guess where cash-rich shoppers splurged their money over CNY period

Guess where cash-rich shoppers splurged their money over CNY period

Shop 'til you get tracked.

by STAFF REPORTER
14 Feb 2014 | 3157 views

Singapore Wine Vault's $200m facility slated to launch in 3Q

Singapore Wine Vault\'s $200m facility slated to launch in 3Q

It can house over 10 million bottles.

by STAFF REPORTER
5 Mar 2014 | 3040 views
 

How disappointing were the January home sales, really?

How disappointing were the January home sales, really?

Analysts are still keeping their hopes up for next month.

by STAFF REPORTER
19 Feb 2014 | 2563 views

Singapore is world's most expensive city—but only for expats

Singapore is world\'s most expensive city—but only for expats

Is The Lion City still affordable to ordinary Singaporeans?

by STAFF REPORTER
6 Mar 2014 | 2315 views
 

Find out how this startup plans to beat Singapore’s skyrocketing car prices

Find out how this startup plans to beat Singapore’s skyrocketing car prices

It’s speeding up its Asian expansion.

by STAFF REPORTER
5 Mar 2014 | 2312 views

SingTel, StarHub stuck in a tight tug-of-war over 2014 World Cup broadcast rights

SingTel, StarHub stuck in a tight tug-of-war over 2014 World Cup broadcast rights

Negotiations are challenging, said StarHub.

by STAFF REPORTER
17 Feb 2014 | 2056 views
 

Buckle up: Car sharing firms gain ground in Singapore

Buckle up: Car sharing firms gain ground in Singapore

Should car retailers be scared?

by CARMINA JARIEL
10 Feb 2014 | 1917 views

Singaporeans mine gold in ‘second hand economy’ amidst skyrocketing cost of living

Singaporeans mine gold in ‘second hand economy’ amidst skyrocketing cost of living

8 in 10 Singaporeans admit to purchasing pre-owned goods.

by CARMINA JARIEL
28 Mar 2014 | 1882 views
 

Singapore hoteliers saw flat Chinese New Year

Singapore hoteliers saw flat Chinese New Year

Business was challenging, they said.

by STAFF REPORTER
5 Feb 2014 | 1716 views

What does Singapore's 6.2% industrial production growth imply for the rest of 2014?

What does Singapore\'s 6.2% industrial production growth imply for the rest of 2014?

Analysts are delighted by it.

by STAFF REPORTER
29 Jan 2014 | 1500 views
 

How a horrible renovation experience inspired Kluje to build a home renovation empire

How a horrible renovation experience inspired Kluje to build a home renovation empire

Over 400 accounts created in its first 2 months.

by CARMINA JARIEL
5 Feb 2014 | 1398 views

Singapore's most followed Google+ personality joins local startup

Singapore\'s most followed Google+ personality joins local startup

Check out how "SuperMommy" plans to take Tickled Media into another level.

by KRISANA GALLEZO
3 Apr 2014 | 1369 views
 

Will Singapore banks break hearts with bad results on Valentine's Day?

Will Singapore banks break hearts with bad results on Valentine\'s Day?

Especially with the easing of debt servicing burden.

by STAFF REPORTER
12 Feb 2014 | 1333 views

Sour profits force Singapore's F&B outlets to relocate or shut down

Sour profits force Singapore\'s F&B outlets to relocate or shut down

Blame it on rising rents, tighter manpower.

by STAFF REPORTER
8 Apr 2014 | 1237 views
 

See how this startup lets you create free listings in less than 30 seconds

See how this startup lets you create free listings in less than 30 seconds

Forget about Craiglist or Gumtree.

by STAFF REPORTER
19 Feb 2014 | 1220 views

Self-storage firms find silver lining in Singapore's space crisis

Self-storage firms find silver lining in Singapore\'s space crisis

Less space, more money.

by CARMINA JARIEL
19 Feb 2014 | 1194 views
 

Take an exclusive tour at Camden Medical Centre's new healthcare facilities

Take an exclusive tour at Camden Medical Centre\'s new healthcare facilities

Check-up jitters no more.

by STAFF REPORTER
10 Apr 2014 | 1149 views
close Don't Show Again

STAY INFORMED! Get our free weekly newsletter