CLS FX trading activity | September 2021
1.83 USD trillion
Total daily traded volume submitted to CLS
up 2% from USD1.791 trillion in September 2020
Global Head of Product
“In September 2021, we saw average daily traded volumes of USD1.83 trillion, an increase of 2% compared to September 2020. Overall volumes across all instruments increased year-on-year, with FX spot, FX forward and FX swap volumes up 1%, 4% and 2%, respectively.
Compared to September 2020, FX spot volumes across some of the major currency pairs increased significantly: USD/JPY, USD/CAD and USD/CHF increased by 17%, 26% and 16%."
|Average daily traded volume
submitted to CLS by product (USD trillion)*
|September 2020||August 2021||September 2021|
|Total average daily traded volume submitted to CLS (USD trillion)||1.791||1.679||1.833|
* Due to rounding, numbers presented throughout the document may not add up precisely to the totals provided and percentages may not precisely reflect the exact figures.