- Trading turnover of CHF 122.6 billion (–2.7% month-on-month)
- Number of trades 4,895,387 (–11.8% month-on-month)
- Average turnover per trading day of CHF 6.1 billion in the year to date
- SMI® index at 8,886.3 points at the end of April (+1.7% month-on-month)
The highest turnover on a single trading day was recorded on 20 April, which saw securities worth a total volume of CHF 8.4 billion changing hands. This was a witch day – usually the third Friday of the month – which is when futures and options expire. 4 April was the trading day on which the highest number of transactions was conducted, at 318,302. The stock that generated the highest turnover during the reporting month was 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.