Trading Volumes

Trading Volumes &
Execution Statistics

August 2021 Highlights

  • PrimeXM has registered a total of $1.07 trillion in monthly trading volume in August 2021 across the 4 major Data Center locations – 3rd consecutive month our monthly volume has surpassed $1 trillion, which represents a significant 23% YoY increase in trading activities comparing last year’s $868.08 billion. 

  • The Average Daily Volume (ADV) in August was $48.42 billion. The highest daily trading volume of the month was recorded on 4th August with $61.98 billion turnovers. The total number of trades in August was 27.15 million which is an over 12% YoY improvement comparing to last year’s 24.25 million trades.
  • Our data center in LD4 has recorded $828.25 billion in notional trading volume in August – nearly 4% above July’s record. $119.26 billion has passed through NY4 and our data center in TY3 has processed $117.82 billion. We also saw some trading activities in our newly established SG1 data center, reaching $11.83 million.
  • XAUUSD undoubtedly remained as the most popular trading instrument – with $292 billion in notional value traded in August. EURUSD kept 2nd place with $142.2 billion and index US100 has replaced GBPUSD being the 3rd most traded instrument with $114.4 billion.

August Daily Volume

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Year to Date (YTD)

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Monthly Overall Statistics

Month Total Traded Volume ($ billion) Average Daily Volume ($ billion) Number of Trades (million)
August 2021
1,065.34
48.42
27.15
July 2021
1,039.62
47.26
30.64
MoM % Change
2.47%
2.47%
-11.39%

Data centre Statistics

Location Total Traded Volume ($ billion) Average Daily Volume ($ billion) Number of Trades (million)
UK - LD4
828.25
37.65
20.00
US - NY4
119.26
5.42
3.94
JP - TY3
117.82
5.36
3.21
SG - SG1
0.0118
0.0005
0.0005

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