OCC July 2022 Average Daily Volume Up 3.6% Year-Over-Year 

August 02, 2022

Chicago – OCC, the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization, announced today that year-to-date average daily volume through July 2022 was 40.6 million contracts, up 3.6 percent compared to year-to-date average daily volume through July 2021. Total volume was 742.0 million contracts, down 6.6 percent compared to July 2021.


  • ETF options cleared contract volume up 38.0% year-over-year
  • Index options cleared contract volume up 29.0% year-over-year
  • Stock Loan transaction volume up 10.0% year-over-year

Contract Volume

 July 2022 ContractsJuly 2021 Contracts% Change2022 YTD ADV2021 YTD ADV% Change
Equity Options393,918,967537,869,455-26.8%22,278,08926,600,841-16.3%
ETF Options291,440,663211,159,55838.0%15,504,55610,439,10248.5%
Index Options52,904,25541,009,35129.0% 2,581,416  1,900,068 35.9%
Total Options738,263,885790,038,364-6.6%40,364,06138,940,0113.7%
Total Volume742,042,222794,793,709-6.6%40,596,82739,175,3933.6%

Securities Lending

 July 2022 Avg. Daily Loan ValueJuly 2021 Avg. Daily Loan Value% ChangeJuly 2022 Total TransactionsJuly 2021 Total Transactions% Change
Market Loan + Hedge Total119,636,297,571123,277,337,598-2.95% 172,365 156,73610.0%

Additional Data

About OCC

The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC), named Risk Magazine’s 2022 Clearing House of the Year, is the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization. Founded in 1973, OCC is dedicated to promoting stability and market integrity by delivering clearing and settlement services for options, futures and securities lending transactions. As a Systemically Important Financial Market Utility (SIFMU), OCC operates under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. OCC has more than 100 clearing members and provides central counterparty (CCP) clearing and settlement services to 19 exchanges and trading platforms. More information about OCC is available at www.theocc.com.