• Trading turnover of CHF 119.0 billion (+8.1% month-on-month)
  • Number of trades 4,069,407 (+7.0% month-on-month)
  • SMI® index at 9,477.8 points at the end of March (+1.0% month-on-month)

The highest turnover and the highest number of trades on a single trading day was recorded on 15 March, which saw securities worth a total volume of CHF 12.4 billion changing hands and 242,364 transactions conducted. The stock that generated the highest turnover during the reporting month was NESTLE N with CHF 13.6 bn. The most-traded security was ROCHE GS with 231,687 transactions.

In March, 18 products with crypto currencies as underlying were traded on the Swiss stock exchange. With a total of 520 trades, turnover reached CHF 11.96 million. The most traded product, HODL, replicating a basket of 5 crypto currencies, recorded 223 transactions with a turnover of CHF 5.8 million.

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  the Swiss stock exchange.

Since beginning of 2019

Trading days since beginning of 2019: 62

Trading days in same prior-year period: 62

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

270'505

-10.4%

Bonds CHF

30'679

-0.6%

ETFs

28'480

-9.9%

Bonds non-CHF

13'452

128.9%

Structured products and warrants

4'882

10.7%

TOTAL

347'998

-7.1%

 

Number of trades

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

12'823'294

-21.7%

Bonds CHF

86'112

-7.9%

ETFs

261'175

-18.8%

Bonds non-CHF

6'864

60.0%

Structured products and warrants

125'520

-34.8%

TOTAL

13'302'965

-21.7%

 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus same prior-year period

Bonds CHF

82

5.1%

Structured products and warrants

10'229

5.2%

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

March 2019

Trading days March 2019: 21

Trading days in previous month: 20

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

100'335 24.9%

Bonds CHF

9'258 -7.3%

ETFs

6'347 -52.8%

Bonds non-CHF

1'916 -45.3%

Structured products and warrants

1'095 -60.3%

TOTAL

118'951 8.1%

 

Number of trades

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

4'198'818 7.5%

Bonds CHF

26'794 -12.1%

ETFs

87'032 -1.8%

Bonds non-CHF

1'715 -18.4%

Structured products and warrants

41'015 -2.7%

TOTAL

4'355'374 7.0%
 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds CHF

34

30.8%

Structured products and warrants

3'475

14.0%

*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 2018

SMI® PR

9'477.8

1.0%

12.4%

SLI Swiss Leader Index®  PR

1'450.8

0.2%

11.9%

SMIM® PR

2'422.1

1.4%

15.2%

SPI® TR

11'241.2

2.5%

14.4%

SPI EXTRA® TR

4'018.5

1.0%

12.9%

SXI LIFE SCIENCES® TR

4'933.0

4.7%

19.2%

SXI Bio+Medtech® TR

4'338.2

3.2%

16.8%

SBI® AAA-BBB Total Return

139.0

1.2%

1.8%


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SIX operates and develops infrastructure services in the Securities & Exchanges, Banking Services and Financial Information business units 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 (120 banks). With a workforce of some 2,600 employees and a presence in 20 countries, it generated operating income in excess of CHF 1.9 billion and Group net profit of CHF 221.3 million in 2018.
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