NASDAQ OMX today publishes monthly trade statistics for the Nordic and Baltic markets. Below follows a summary of the statistics for November 2012:
- The share trading on NASDAQ OMX Nordic decreased by 23.3 % to a daily average of 1.7bn EUR, compared to 2.2bn EUR in November 2011. Compared to the previous month, October 2012, the daily average decreased by 7.8 %.
- Derivatives trading decreased by 12.1 % to a daily average of 462,151 contracts, compared with 525,817 contracts in November 2011.
- ETF trading1 (Exchange Traded Funds) decreased by 57.3 % to a daily average of 38m EUR compared to 89m EUR in November 2011.
- Novo Nordisk was the most traded stock on NASDAQ OMX Nordic exchanges during the past month, followed by Nokia.
- Merrill Lynch was the most active member on NASDAQ OMX Nordic during the past month, followed by SEB.
- NASDAQ OMX Nordic’s share of order-book trading in our listed stocks2 decreased to 65.0% compared to 67.0 % the previous month.
- NASDAQ OMX Nordic’s share of order-book trading in Norwegian listed shares3 increased to 11.4 % compared to 10.5 % the previous month.
- NASDAQ OMX Nordic’s average time at EBBO4 (European Best Bid Offer) was:
- For OMXC20 companies 90.3 %
- For OMXH25 companies 87.0 %
- For OMXS30 companies 91.4 %
1) ETF trading figure encompasses NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.
2) Source: Thomson Reuters and NASDAQ OMX. Included are all European marketplaces that offer trading in NASDAQ OMX Nordic listed shares.
3) NASDAQ OMX offers trading in all of the 25 OBX shares.
4) EBBO (European Best Bid Offer) refers to the current best price available for selling or buying a trading instrument such as a stock.