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**UPDATED VERSION REFLECTS A CORRECTION—ETF CLEARED OPTIONS VOLUME IN JUNE WAS 149,894,817 CONTRACTS, VERSUS 141,879,877 CONTRACTS REPORTED ON JULY 3

  • Securities lending CCP activity up 27 percent in June and 20 percent year-to-date
  • Futures volume up 16 percent in June and 44 percent year-to-date
July 11, 2017
Chicago -

OCC, the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization, announced today that cleared contract volume in June reached 387,597,223 contracts, a two percent increase from the June 2016 volume of 378,908,938 contracts. OCC's year-to-date average daily cleared contract volume was also up two percent from 2016 with 17,174,603 contracts. Cleared futures volume was up 16 percent in June with 13,194,530 contracts, and securities lending CCP activity was up 27 percent over June 2016 with 1,142,708 new loan transactions.

Options: Exchage-listed options volume reached 374,402,693 contracts in June, a two percent increase from June 2016 volume. Year-to-date average daily options volume is up one percent with 16,617,442 contracts.

**Equity options volume in June was 336,306,793 contracts, a four percent increase from June 2016. This includes cleared ETF options volume of 149,894,817 contracts last month, a 10 percent decrease over June 2016 volume of 165,801,003 contracts. Index options volume in June was down 16 percent with 38,095,900 contracts.

Futures: OCC cleared futures volume in June reached 13,194,530 contracts, a 16 percent increase from June 2016. OCC's year-to-date average daily cleared futures volume is up 44 percent with 557,161 contracts in 2017.

Securities Lending: OCC's securities lending activity in June was up 27 percent in new loans with 204,340 transactions. Year-to-date stock loan activity is up 20 percent from 2016 with 1,142,708 new loan transactions. The average daily loan value cleared by OCC in June was $154,409,839,841.

For 2017 monthly exchange market share information, click here.

OCC CLEARED CONTRACT VOLUME JUNE 2017
 
June 2017 Total Contract Volume
June 2016
Total Contract Volume
June Total Contract % Change vs. 2016
YTD. Avg. Daily Contract 2017
YTD. Avg. Daily Contract 2016
Avg. Daily Contract % Change vs. 2016
Equity Options
336,306,793
322,284,845
4.4%
14,709,914
14,669,081
0.3%
**ETF Options
149,894,817
165,801,003
-9.6%
6,253,957
6,752,579
-7.4%
Index Options
38,095,900
45,273,348
-15.9%
1,907,528
1,764,818
8.1%
Total Options
374,402,693
367,558,193
1.9%
16,617,442
16,433,899
1.1%
Total Futures
13,194,530
11,350,745
16.2%
557,161
386,756
44.1%
Total Volume
387,597,223
378,908,938
2.3%
17,174,603
16,820,655
2.1%

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