Börse Berlin draws a positive balance for the third quarter of 2015. Compared to the same time period in 2014 its two marketplaces Xontro and Equiduct reached a plus of 45% in number of trades as well as in turnover. The latter soared from €11.6 billion to €16.8 billion. The number of trades rose from 1.66 million to 2.4 million.
Berlin, 12th October 2015. In broker aided Xontro the number of trades grew by almost 42%, from 38,795 to 54,937. At the same time turnover decreased by 48%, from €2.5 billion to €1.3 billion. The discrepancy between turnover and number of trades can be attributed by the increased trading in equities whereas trading in bonds dropped compared to Q3 2014.
Equiduct, the pan-European market place offering Best Execution Services, saw a significant rise in turnover as well as in number of trades in Q3 2015. The number of trades increased by 45% - from 1.62 million to 2.4 million. Turnover escalated by 70% to €15.5 billion (Q3 2014: €9.1 billion). Thanks to Equiduct´s best price policy, investors saved a total of over €900,000 by trading on Equiduct.