PRINCETON, New Jersey, June 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH) today reported May 2020 trading results for its three fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX®, MIAX PEARL® and MIAX Emerald™ (together, the MIAX Exchange Group™). The MIAX Exchange Group collectively executed over 63.2 million equity option contracts in May for a combined average daily volume (ADV) of 3,160,831 contracts, representing a total U.S. equity options market share of 12.36%.
|Trading Volume for MIAX Exchange Group,
|Equity Options Contracts||May-20||May-19||% Chg||April-20||% Chg||May-20||May-19||% Chg|
|U.S. Equity Options
|MIAX Exchange Group||63,216,613||38,004,588||66.3%||63,815,671||-0.9%||299,248,499||180,071,219||66.2%|
|Equity Options ADV||May-20||May-19||% Chg||April-20||% Chg||May-20||May-19||% Chg|
|U.S. Equity Options
|MIAX Exchange Group||3,160,831||1,727,481||83.0%||3,038,841||4.0%||2,905,325||1,731,454||67.8%|
|Equity Option Market Share for MIAX Exchange Group,
|Equity Options Market
|May-20||May-19||% Chg||April-20||% Chg||May-20||May-19||% Chg|
|MIAX Exchange Group||12.36%||9.36%||32.0%||12.37%||-0.1%||11.52%||9.96%||15.6%|
May 2020 records and other news announcements:
MIAX Exchange Group
- New daily market share record
- 14.79% market share on May 29, 2020
- Announced that industry finance veteran Lance Emmons joined the company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer.
|Corporate Communications Contact:||Dominique Prunetti-Miller|
About MIH and the MIAX Exchange Group
Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH) is the parent holding company of Miami International Securities Exchange, LLC (MIAX®), MIAX PEARL, LLC (MIAX PEARL®) and MIAX Emerald, LLC (MIAX Emerald™ and together with MIAX and MIAX PEARL, the MIAX Exchange Group™), three fully electronic options trading exchanges. MIH also owns a controlling interest in the Bermuda Stock Exchange.
MIAX, MIAX PEARL and MIAX Emerald leverage the MIAX Exchange Group’s industry-leading technology and infrastructure to provide their member firms with traditional pricing and pro rata allocation (MIAX), maker-taker pricing and price-time allocation (MIAX PEARL) market structures, and a hybrid market structure with maker-taker pricing and pro rata allocation (MIAX Emerald).
MIAX Options serves as the exclusive exchange venue for cash-settled options on the SPIKES® Volatility Index (Ticker: SPIKE), a measure of the expected 30-day volatility in the SPDR® S&P 500® ETF (SPY).
The MIAX Exchange Group’s executive offices and National Operations Center are located in Princeton, NJ, with additional offices located in Miami, FL.
To learn more about MIH and the MIAX Exchange Group visit www.MIAXOptions.com.
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