Update : Mar. 06, 2013
[Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.]
On March 6, 2013, the trading volume of equity options (auction trading) reached 11,978 contracts, the highest level since June 16, 2009.
In order to invigorate the Equity Options Market, Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc. (TSE) has enacted a variety of measures, including revising the Market Maker Scheme and trading fees, and expanding information dissemination (Please look at the link, “かぶオプナビ” below). As a result of these efforts, the trading volume of equity options has been on the rise.
Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.