Total ICAP Electronic Broking Volumes on BrokerTec..
Total ICAP Electronic Broking Volumes on BrokerTec and EBS Platforms Increase 2% in October
04 November 2011
London, 4 November, 2011 – ICAP, the world’s leading interdealer broker, announced today that average daily electronic broking volumes on the BrokerTec and EBS platforms in the month of October reached US$807.4bn, an increase of 2% year-on-year.
Average daily spot FX volumes on the EBS platform in October were $170.0bn, an increase of 6% over the previous year.
Average daily volumes in fixed-income products on the BrokerTec platform in October were $637.4bn, an increase of 1% over the previous year. Overall repo volumes reached $508.7bn in October, an increase of 3% year-on-year. Average daily US Treasury volumes on BrokerTec decreased 8% year-on-year in October.
ICAP reports all of its electronic broking volumes on a single count basis.
Contacts: Brigitte Trafford Director of Corporate Affairs +44 (0) 20 7050 7103 Alex Dee Head of Investor Relations +44 (0) 20 7050 7123 Candice Adam Argentus PR +44 (0) 20 7397 2915
About ICAP ICAP is the world’s leading interdealer broker and provider of post trade risk and information services. The Group matches buyers and sellers in the wholesale markets in interest rates, credit, commodities, foreign exchange, emerging markets and equity derivatives through voice and electronic networks. For more information go to www.icap.com