• Trading turnover of CHF 118.7 billion (-3.3% month-on-month)
  • Number of trades 4,752,634 (-2.9% month-on-month)
  • Average turnover per trading day of CHF 6.0 billion in the year to date
  • SMI® at 8,457 points at the end of April (-4.8% versus the prior month)

2 May saw the highest turnover on a single trading day during the month, with securities worth a total volume of CHF 12.3 billion changing hands. 2 May was also the trading day on which the highest number of transactions was conducted, at 285,049. The stock that generated the highest turnover during the reporting month was once again Nestle N, which was also the most-traded security.

Detailed statistics on turnover and transaction volumes per segment compared with the previous month and previous year, on newly listed products and on the development of the most important indices can be found in the tables below and on the website of SIX Swiss Exchange AG.

Since beginning of 2018

Trading days since beginning of 2018: 102

Trading days in same prior-year period: 103

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

498,888

5.4%

Bonds CHF

52,669

-8.4%

ETFs

49,002

-6.4%

Bonds non-CHF

8,667

-30.3%

Structured products and warrants

6,739

-1.8%

TOTAL

615,965

2.3%

 

Number of trades

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

25,697,690

24.3%

Bonds CHF

156,287

2.9%

ETFs

486,703

7.0%

Bonds non-CHF

6,863

-34.5%

Structured products and warrants

289,956

13.1%

TOTAL

26,637,499

23.7%

 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus same prior-year period

Bonds CHF

127

11.4%

Structured products and warrants

15,680

10.8%

*Contains domestic & foreign shares, investment funds, sponsored funds, ETSFs and ETPs

May 2018

Trading days May 2018: 20

Trading days in previous month: 20

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

95,119 -6.7%

Bonds CHF

10,729 -3.2%

ETFs

10,371 47.4%

Bonds non-CHF

1,246 -19.3%

Structured products and warrants

1,228 11.5%

TOTAL

118,693 -3.3%

 

Number of trades

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

4,581,196 -3.3%

Bonds CHF

34,107 19.1%

ETFs

85,835 8.2%

Bonds non-CHF

1,186 -14.4%

Structured products and warrants

50,310 6.5%

TOTAL

4,752,634 -2.9%
 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds CHF

29

45.0%

Structured products and warrants

2,915

-4.2%

*Contains domestic & foreign shares, investment funds, sponsored funds, ETSFs and ETPs

Index

Month-end reading

Change versus end of previous month

Change since end of 2017

SMI® PR

8,457.0

-4.8%

-9.9%

SLI Swiss Leader Index®  PR

1,405.0

-4.3%

-7.4%

SMIM® PR

2,570.8

-0.4%

-0.8%

SPI® TR

10,164.8

-3.4%

-5.5%

SPI EXTRA® TR

4,336.6

0.1%

0.9%

SXI LIFE SCIENCES® TR

4,529.8

-0.3%

1.9%

SXI Bio+Medtech® TR

4,460.3

0.5%

0.4%

SBI® AAA-BBB Total Return

135.8

0.8%

-0.5%


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SIX operates and develops infrastructure services in the areas of securities, payment transactions and financial information with the aim of raising efficiency, quality and innovative capacity across the entire value chain of the Swiss financial center. The company is owned by its users (127 banks). With a workforce of some 4,000 employees and a presence in 23 countries, it generated operating income in excess of CHF 1.9 billion and group net profit of CHF 207.2 million in 2017.
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