- Trading turnover of CHF 131.2 billion (–5.0% month-on-month)
- Number of trades 6,667,523 (–2.9% month-on-month)
- SMI® index at 9895.7 points at the end of August (–0.2% month-on-month)
The highest turnover on a single trading day was recorded on 14 August, which saw securities worth a total volume of CHF 11.0 billion changing hands. The highest number of trades was recorded on 2 August, with 458,940 transactions. The stock that generated the highest turnover and number of transactions during the reporting month was NESTLE N with CHF 11.7 bn and 352,330 transactions.
In August, 51 products with crypto currencies as underlying were traded on the Swiss stock exchange. Trading turnover reached CHF 52.0 million and the number of trades 2,000; both figures are almost 40% lower than in the previous month. ZXBTAV with Bitcoin as underlying was the most traded product, with a turnover of CHF 29.9 mn and 559 transactions. The world’s first collateralized bearer debt security on crypto currencies, HODL, recorded the second-highest turnover in August with CHF 4.3 mn and 297 transactions.