Cash Equity Market
In May 2014, the trading value for the 1st Section reached a daily average of JPY 2.0225 trillion, returning above the JPY 2 trillion mark after a two-month hiatus.
Monthly trading volume for the ETF market was JPY 1.8661 trillion.
Trading on the venture boards Mothers and JASDAQ surged at the end of May, pushing the daily average trading values for Mothers to JPY 107.8 billion (up 17.0%) and JASDAQ to JPY 102.4 billion (up 22.6%).
Atsushi Saito, JPX Group CEO
Trading volume in the derivatives market in May reached a total of 17,752,749 contracts.
Trading volume for the night session was 5,366,168 contracts. The ratio of night session was 30.2%.
In May, trading volume for DJIA futures reached a new all-time high of 7,472 contracts.
The cash equity market is operated by TSE, while the derivatives market is operated by OSE.