TSE Trading Statistics January 2012
-TOPIX rose 3.7% following receding concerns over Europe, strong overseas stock prices, and lively conditions for stocks appearing in the news.
Average daily trading value rose 15% on the previous month as a global risk-taking trend emerged, reaching JPY 1 trillion for the first time in a month.
[ETF/ETN] -ETFs linked to TOPIX and Nikkei 225 rose along with the market.
[REIT] -The REIT Index saw some recovery due to the risk-taking trend accompanying receding European instability, leading to the first monthly gain in 9 months.
-End-of-month open interest for JGB futures was 83,554 contracts, surpassing 80,000 contracts for the first time in 5 months.
-Monthly trading volume for mini-TOPIX futures reached 165,611 contracts (daily average: 8,716 contracts), the 3rd highest figure since listing.
-End-of-month open interest for mini-TOPIX futures was 12,228 contracts, surpassing 12,000 contracts for the first time in 21 months.