SOURCE: ELX Futures, L.P.

ELX Futures, L.P.

January 10, 2011 16:37 ET

ELX Sets New End-Of-Day Total Market Share Record in U.S. Treasury Futures

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - January 10, 2011) -  ELX Futures, L.P. (ELX), a leading electronic futures exchange, announced today that it has established a new end-of-day (3 p.m. EST) trading record for total market share in its U.S. Treasury futures contracts, with an electronic share at 5% on January 10, 2011.

Today's milestone of 5% market share in U.S. Treasuries follows last week's remarkable performance in achieving new market share and volume records to kick off the New Year. Last week, new records were set for U.S. Treasury futures for single day volume, market share (broken by today's performance), and open interest. 

Neal Wolkoff, Chief Executive Officer of ELX Futures, said, "A new week and a new milestone for ELX. We are pleased to have achieved a 5% market share in our U.S. Treasury futures contracts. This is a very important number and we are proud to see all our hard work, dedication and business initiatives pay off. We will continue to compete aggressively to attract more market participants to our exchange and provide the best technology and services to our growing customer base."

About ELX Futures
ELX Futures, L.P. is a fully electronic exchange founded by leading global financial institutions with the goal of bringing the benefits of cost-efficiency, liquidity, market continuity and enhanced speed to all market participants. For information and news about ELX, visit www.elxfutures.com or email us at info@elxfutures.com. Clearing services are provided by the Options Clearing Corporation (OCC), a AAA rated clearing organization and the world's largest derivative clearing organization. For information on OCC financial safeguards, visit www.optionsclearing.com/components/docs/about/occ_financial_guarantee.pdf. ELX market data is available through Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, CQG and BGCantor Market Data.

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    ELX Futures, L.P.
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