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OneChicago Announces Trading Volume for May 2014

Companies mentioned in this article: OneChicago, LLC

CHICAGO, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OneChicago, LLC (OCX), an equity finance exchange, today announced its May 2014 volume of 521,746, a -52% decrease year-over-year. OneChicago is a CFTC and SEC regulated exchange offering Single Stock Futures (SSF), a Delta One product, on approximately 1,500 equities, including ADRs and ETFs.

May 2014 highlights include:

    --  Open interest stood at 557,781 contracts on the equity finance exchange
        at close-of-market, May 30, 2014.
    --  513,118 Exchange Futures for Physicals (EFPs) and blocks were traded.
        May 2014 EFPs and blocks activity represented $2.9 billion in notional
        value.
    --  50% of May 2014 month-end open interest was in OCX.NoDivRisk(TM)
        products. The OCX.NoDivRisk product suite is an innovative equity
        finance tool, which removes dividend risk for customers carrying equity
        delta exposure through derivatives.


                                              Month End Volume and Open Interest - Summary
                                              --------------------------------------------

                                                               For 05/2014
                                                               -----------

             Type  05/2014 Avg Daily  05/2014 Total Volume      Previous Year          % Change      YTD Total Volume    Month End Open
                         Volume                                 Monthly Volume                                              Interest
             ---- ------------------  --------------------     --------------              --------    ---------------- ---------------

    ETF                         7,982              167,621               277,494                -40%          1,056,657            76,879
    ---                         -----              -------               -------                ---           ---------            ------

    SSF                        16,863              354,125               817,122                -57%          2,631,641           480,902
    ---                        ------              -------               -------                ---           ---------           -------

     Exchange
     Total                     24,845              521,746             1,094,616                -52%          3,688,298           557,781
     --------                  ------              -------             ---------                ---           ---------           -------

ABOUT ONECHICAGO
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OneChicago (OCX) is the only US equity finance exchange for trading security futures and the related EFP. Regulated by the SEC and CFTC, OCX lists approximately 2,800 products, including ADRs, ETFs and OCX.NoDivRisk(TM) contracts. Contracts are cleared through the centralized counterparty, "AA+"-rated OCC. Security futures, a Delta One product, are utilized for synthetic equity strategies including equity swaps, equity repos and stock loan/borrow transactions. The OneChicago OCX.NoDivRisk, Exchange Futures for Physical transaction is economically equivalent to a Securities Lending Transaction.

OCX.NoDivRisk contracts are security futures with dividends removed from the pricing as the future's price is adjusted down by the value of the dividend on Ex-date. For more information, please visit our Website at: http://www.OneChicago.com or contact us at 312-424-8520.

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