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Intercontinental Exchange Releases Its Second Quarter Statistics

08 July 2020

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Intercontinental Exchange Inc released a June and second quarter 2020 trading volume and related revenue statistics on 06 July 2020. 

The statistics of the second quarter show that the Energy open interest (OI) was up by 19% y/y and a Record energy futures Open interest of 32.5M US$ lots were reached on 25 June 2020.

In a statement, Ben Jackson, the President of International Exchange shared, “Through the second quarter, our customers faced a market environment dominated by uncertainty related to both COVID-19 and, for our oil and gas customers, ever-evolving global supply and demand dynamics.”

“Our second-quarter volumes and open interest growth reflect these trends, as our customers increasingly turn to our platforms for their risk management needs,” he added.

The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) is a Fortune 500 company formed in the year 2000 to modernize markets. 

ICE serves customers by operating the exchanges, clearinghouses, and information services they rely upon to invest, trade, and manage risk across the global financial and commodity markets.

More information about the June and second quarter 2020 trading volume can be accessed in the Monthly Statistics Tracking spreadsheet here