MGEX Enjoys Fourth-Best Overall Month For Total Exchange Volume in September

Minneapolis, MN — MGEX, a Designated Contract Market (DCM) and Derivatives Clearing Organization (DCO), reports September 2021 as the fourth-best overall month for total exchange volume with a total of 324,299 contracts.

Additionally, this past month was the best September in the history of the exchange, surpassing the previous record holder (2019) by 46%.

Coinciding with the total exchange volume record, September 2021 was also the fourth-best electronic month with a total of 305,197 contracts traded.

At the close of the market on Thursday, open interest was reported at 88,618 contracts which is 33% higher than this time last year.

With three months left in the calendar year, MGEX has officially surpassed the total annual volume record with a current total of 2,800,181 contracts.

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