• Trading turnover of CHF 153.9 billion (-47.5% month-on-month)
  • Number of trades 8,814,521 (-49.3% month-on-month)
  • SMI® index at 9,629.4 points at the end of April (+3.4% month-on-month)

The highest turnover on a single trading day was recorded on 28 April, which saw securities worth a total volume of CHF 15.8 billion changing hands. The highest number of trades was recorded on 7 April, with 537,818 transactions The stock that generated the highest turnover during the reporting month was NESTLE N with CHF 17.1 billion; ROCHE GS was the most traded stock with 589,024 transactions.

In products with crypto currencies as underlyings, trading turnover in April 2020 was -28% lower than in the previous month and reached CHF 42.1 million. The number of trades dropped by 36% to 1,871. In total, 47 crypto products were traded in April. The product with the highest turnover was ZXBTAV on Bitcoin, with CHF 23.3 million; it was also the most traded product with 937 transactions.

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 our website.
Since beginning of 2020

Trading days since beginning of 2020: 83

Trading days in same prior-year period: 82

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

614'573 65.9%

Bonds CHF

51'227 23.4%

ETFs

53'036 46.4%

Bonds non-CHF

8'625 -46.0%

Structured products and warrants

9'947 70.5%

TOTAL

737'408 56.9%

 

Number of trades

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

38'863'600 124.3%

Bonds CHF

117'406 3.5%

ETFs

663'496 89.2%

Bonds non-CHF

6'964 -17.3%

Structured products and warrants

355'459 112.9%

TOTAL

40'006'925 122.7%
 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds  CHF

121 9.0%

Structured products and warrants

24'871 81.6%

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

April 2020

Trading days April 2020: 20

Trading days in previous month: 22

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

123'893 -49.5%

Bonds CHF

11'765 -38.1%

ETFs

15'008 -29.0%

Bonds non-CHF

1'633 -48.9%

Structured products and warrants

1'645 -63.0%

TOTAL

153'944 -47.5%

 

Number of trades

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

8'543'092 -49.6%

Bonds CHF

28'232 -28.1%

ETFs

152'334 -42.0%

Bonds non-CHF

1'470 -39.3%

Structured products and warrants

89'393 -33.9%

TOTAL

8'814'521 -49.3%
 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds CHF

44 131.6%

Structured products and warrants

5'277 -48.1%

*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 2019

SMI® PR

9'629.4 3.4% -9.3%

SLI Swiss Leader Index®  PR

1'409.8 3.6% -13.7%

SMIM® PR

2'300.3 4.6% -16.9%

SPI® TR

11'905.9 5.2% -7.3%

SPI EXTRA® TR

4'014.8 6.2% -13.5%

SXI LIFE SCIENCES® TR

5'361.2 6.9% -3.8%

SXI Bio+Medtech® TR

4'617.5 9.5% -3.3%

SBI® AAA-BBB Total Return

139.6 1.8% -0.8%

 
SIX
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 (122 banks). With a workforce of some 2,600 employees and a presence in 20 countries, it generated operating income of CHF 1.13 billion and Group net profit of CHF 120.5 million in 2019.
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