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US Futures Volume Remains on Pace for Record Year

Traders Magazine Online News, November 21, 2016

John D'Antona Jr.

Expected volatility in the fourth quarter of 2016 likely will drive US futures trading volume to a record 3.4 billion contracts for the year. Meanwhile, the number of FCMs continued to shrink, as two more left the business, bringing the total to 68 at the end of August 2016, according to Tabb's Tom Lehrkinder.

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