SIX Swiss Exchange April 2014: trading activity slightly lower

Zurich - 12 May 2014

The statistical monthly report contains the latest trade and turnover figures forSIX Swiss Exchange. 

In April 2014, SIX Swiss Exchange registered a slight decrease of trading activity. The number of 3'118'116 transactions was 4.4% lower than in the previous month. Consequently, turnover also decreased compared to March 2014 to reach CHF 91'116 million (-9.7%).

Despite this decrease, SIX Swiss Exchange is recording a significantly higher number of trades and turnover since the beginning of this year. A total of 13'081'771 transactions per End of April corresponds to an increase of 12.4% over the same period in the previous year. In terms of turnover, growth also reached double figures, increasing 11.9% to CHF 401'343 million.

April saw two new companies joining SIX Swiss Exchange: Thurgauer Kantonalbank and Bravofly Rumbo Group. Furthermore, the SPI Select Dividend 20 Index was launched successfully.

More detailed figures are available in the statistical monthly report. An overview of order book quality atSIX Swiss Exchange is reflected in the Equity Liquidity Matrix (ELM), while our tool Intraday Activity allows a monitoring of daily trading turnover on SIX Swiss Exchange. Furthermore, our website provides daily figures for volume and turnover.

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