• Trading turnover of CHF 121.8 billion (+2.3% month-on-month)
  • Number of trades 4,665,486 (+7.1% month-on-month)
  • SMI® index at 9769.7 points at the end of April (+3.1% month-on-month)

The highest turnover on a single trading day was recorded on 17 April, which saw securities worth a total volume of CHF 8.8 billion changing hands. The highest number of trades was recorded on 12 April, with 242,364 transactions. The stock that generated the highest turnover and highest number of transactions during the reporting month was NOVARTIS N with CHF 10.2 bn and 321,591 transactions.

In April, 24 products with crypto currencies as underlying were traded on the Swiss stock exchange. With a total of 1,303 trades, turnover reached CHF 28.1 million – in both cases more than doubling the numbers of the previous month. The most traded product, ZXBTAV, with Bitcoin as underlying, recorded a turnover of CHF 9.1 million with 354 transactions. A new product on the crypto currency Ripple (AXRP) was listed during this period.

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: 82

Trading days in same prior-year period: 82

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

370'366

-8.3%

Bonds CHF

41'509

-1.0%

ETFs

36'205

-6.3%

Bonds non-CHF

15'977

115.3%

Structured products and warrants

5'830

5.8%

TOTAL

469'887

-5.5%

 

Number of trades

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

17'328'950

-17.9%

Bonds CHF

113'463

-7.1%

ETFs

350'687

-12.5%

Bonds non-CHF

8'422

48.4%

Structured products and warrants

166'947

-30.3%

TOTAL

17'968'469

-17.9%

 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus same prior-year period

Bonds CHF

111

13.3%

Structured products and warrants

13'694

7.3%

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

April 2019

Trading days April 2019: 20

Trading days in previous month: 21

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

99'862 -0.5%

Bonds CHF

10'812 16.5%

ETFs

7'641 18.8%

Bonds non-CHF

2'524 31.7%

Structured products and warrants

947 -13.5%

TOTAL

121'786 2.3%

 

Number of trades

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

4'505'656 7.3%

Bonds CHF

27'339 2.0%

ETFs

89'511 2.8%

Bonds non-CHF

1'556 -9.4%

Structured products and warrants

41'424 1.0%

TOTAL

4'665'486 7.1%
 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds CHF

29

-14.7%

Structured products and warrants

3'465

-0.3%

*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

9'769.7

3.1%

15.9%

SLI Swiss Leader Index®  PR

1'528.2

5.3%

17.9%

SMIM® PR

2'552.3

5.4%

21.4%

SPI® TR

11'735.2

4.4%

19.4%

SPI EXTRA® TR

4'265.9

6.2%

19.9%

SXI LIFE SCIENCES® TR

5'034.4

2.1%

21.6%

SXI Bio+Medtech® TR

4'475.0

3.2%

20.5%

SBI® AAA-BBB Total Return

138.6

-0.3%

1.6%


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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 (127 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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