OCC November 2022 Total Volume Surpasses 922M Contracts, Third Highest Month on Record

December 02, 2022
Chicago -

OCC, the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization, announced today that year-to-date average daily volume through November 2022 was 41.3 million contracts, up 4.7 percent compared to year-to-date average daily volume through November 2021. Total volume was 922.4 million contracts, down 2.8 percent compared to November 2021 while ranking as the third highest month in OCC’s history.


  • ETF options cleared contract volume up 42.7% year-over-year
  • Index options cleared contract volume up 49.8% year-over-year
  • Stock Loan transaction volume up 8.6% year-over-year

Contract Volume

  November 2022 Contracts November 2021 Contracts % Change 2022 YTD ADV 2021 YTD ADV % Change
Equity Options 500,456,291 653,693,717 -23.4% 22,375,046 26,698,181 -16.2%
ETF Options 348,872,412 244,472,686 42.7% 15,894,129 10,572,549 50.3%
Index Options 69,176,799 46,189,572 49.8%  2,839,230  1,967,517 44.3%
Total Options 918,505,502 944,355,975 -2.7% 41,108,405 39,238,247 4.8%
Futures 3,849,715 5,040,932 -23.6% 222,226 231,569 -4.0%
Total Volume 922,355,217 949,396,907 -2.8% 41,330,631 39,469,816 4.7%

Securities Lending

  November 2022 Avg. Daily Loan Value November 2021 Avg. Daily Loan Value % Change November 2022 Total Transactions November 2021 Total Transactions % Change
Market Loan + Hedge Total 111,645,302,182 138,359,299,679 -19.31%  188,346 173,472 8.6%

Additional Data

About OCC

The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC), named Risk Magazine’s 2022 Clearing House of the Year, is the world's largest equity derivatives clearing organization. Founded in 1973, OCC is dedicated to promoting stability and market integrity by delivering clearing and settlement services for options, futures and securities lending transactions. As a Systemically Important Financial Market Utility (SIFMU), OCC operates under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. OCC has more than 100 clearing members and provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 19 exchanges and trading platforms. More information about OCC is available at

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