OCC November 2022 Total Volume Surpasses 922M Contracts

December 02, 2022

Chicago – 

OCC, the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization, announced today that year-to-date average daily volume through November 2022 was 41.3 million contracts, up 4.7 percent compared to year-to-date average daily volume through November 2021. Total volume was 922.4 million contracts, down 2.8 percent compared to November 2021 while ranking as the third highest month in OCC’s history.


  • ETF options cleared contract volume up 42.7% year-over-year
  • Index options cleared contract volume up 49.8% year-over-year
  • Stock Loan transaction volume up 8.6% year-over-year

Contract Volume

 November 2022 ContractsNovember 2021 Contracts% Change2022 YTD ADV2021 YTD ADV% Change
Equity Options500,456,291653,693,717-23.4%22,375,04626,698,181-16.2%
ETF Options348,872,412244,472,68642.7%15,894,12910,572,54950.3%
Index Options69,176,79946,189,57249.8% 2,839,230 1,967,51744.3%
Total Options918,505,502944,355,975-2.7%41,108,40539,238,2474.8%
Total Volume922,355,217949,396,907-2.8%41,330,63139,469,8164.7%

Securities Lending

 November 2022 Avg. Daily Loan ValueNovember 2021 Avg. Daily Loan Value% ChangeNovember 2022 Total TransactionsNovember 2021 Total Transactions% Change
Market Loan + Hedge Total111,645,302,182138,359,299,679-19.31% 188,346173,4728.6%

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.