Deutsche Börse cashes in on cash

Deutsche Börse reports that cash markets recorded a total of EUR 1.64 trillion in turnover in 2015 (2014: EUR 1.28 trillion), 28 percent up on the previous year. Of this, EUR 1.51 trillion is attributable to Xetra, EUR 54.6 billion to Börse Frankfurt and EUR 75.3 billion to Tradegate Exchange, it says.

Exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading on Xetra hit EUR 188.9 billion in 2015, the second-strongest year since its launch in 2000. Product selection recorded a new high of more than 1,100 tradable ETFs.

Order book turnover on Xetra, Börse Frankfurt and Tradegate Exchange across all asset classes stood at EUR 121.8 billion in December (December 2014: EUR 108.9 billion).