Amadeusz Juskowiak

Record nz futures volumes traded in february

The volume of contracts traded on the New Zealand Futures Exchange NZFE reached a record 25559 contracts in February the International Commodities Clearing House ICCH said

The previous high was 22583 contracts in December 1986

The ICCH said the value of the contracts traded in February was 290 billion NZ Dlrs

The seven contracts currently traded on the NZFE are fiveyear government bonds the share price index 90day bank bills 90day prime commercial paper the US Dollar crossbred wool and wheat