Commodity exchanges

ICE Announces That a Record 14,419 Murban Crude Oil Futures Contracts Traded on April 7

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:30pm

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology, and market infrastructure, today announced that a record 14,419 ICE Murban Crude Oil Futures contracts traded on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD) on April 7, marking its highest volume day since the contracts launched on March 29.

Key Points: 
  • Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology, and market infrastructure, today announced that a record 14,419 ICE Murban Crude Oil Futures contracts traded on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD) on April 7, marking its highest volume day since the contracts launched on March 29.
  • Alongside ICE Murban Crude Oil Futures, IFAD launched trading in 18 Murban-related cash settled derivatives and inter-commodity spreads, offering the market the broadest range of ways to trade and hedge Murban crude oil.
  • This includes 34,202 ICE Murban Crude Oil futures contracts and 4,510 Murban-related cash settled derivatives, with 38 firms having traded on IFAD since the launch.
  • The scale of the response from the market to the launch of Murban futures is both encouraging and validating, said Jamal Oulhadj, President of ICE Futures Abu Dhabi.

ICE marks first day of trading on ICE’s new exchange in Abu Dhabi with 8,854 cleared lots traded

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 2:23pm

Market activity on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi on the first day of trading included:

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  • Market activity on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi on the first day of trading included:
    8,854 lots traded in total.
  • Of the cash settled derivatives, 2,500 lots of Murban Singapore Marker 1st Line futures and 10 lots of Murban 1st Line vs Brent 1st Line futures contracts traded.
  • The depth of market activity on our first day of trading is extremely encouraging, said Jamal Oulhadj, President of ICE Futures Abu Dhabi.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

ICE Marks Historic Milestone in Global Energy Markets As The World’s First Murban Crude Futures Contracts Are Launched on ICE’s New Exchange in Abu Dhabi

Monday, March 29, 2021 - 1:34pm

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology, and market infrastructure, today announced the launch of ICEs newest exchange, ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD), and ICE Murban Crude Oil futures, the worlds first Murban futures contract.

Key Points: 
  • Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading global provider of data, technology, and market infrastructure, today announced the launch of ICEs newest exchange, ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD), and ICE Murban Crude Oil futures, the worlds first Murban futures contract.
  • ICE Murban Crude Oil Futures opened for trading today along with 18 Murban-related cash settled derivatives and inter-commodity spreads.
  • These new contracts offer the market the broadest range of ways to trade and hedge Murban crude.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

ICE announces Exchange Members and Clearing Members approved to trade and clear ICE Futures Abu Dhabi markets

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 2:21pm

With the addition of clearing Murban Crude Oil products on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi, we show commitment and keep investing for our clients.

Key Points: 
  • With the addition of clearing Murban Crude Oil products on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi, we show commitment and keep investing for our clients.
  • Marex is delighted to join ICE Futures Abu Dhabi as a General Clearing Member.
  • Advantage is excited to be a Clearing Member for the launch of ICE Futures Abu Dhabi.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

ICE Announces Update on Murban Crude Oil Futures Ahead of Launch on March 29, 2021

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

ICE plans to launch ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD), Murban Crude Oil futures, and related cash settled derivatives and inter-commodity spreads, on March 29, 2021, subject to regulatory approval.

Key Points: 
  • ICE plans to launch ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD), Murban Crude Oil futures, and related cash settled derivatives and inter-commodity spreads, on March 29, 2021, subject to regulatory approval.
  • The first Murban futures contract month at launch will be the June contract, which expires at the end of April for physical delivery in June.
  • Today ADNOC, the producer of Murban Crude, announced that it plans to move its Official Selling Price mechanism for pricing its Murban crude sales to be based on the ICE Murban Futures Contract from June 2021.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

ICE Provides Update on ICE Murban Futures Ahead of Launch of ICE Futures Abu Dhabi on March 29, 2021

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of mortgage technology, data and listings services, today provides an update on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD).

Key Points: 
  • Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of mortgage technology, data and listings services, today provides an update on ICE Futures Abu Dhabi (IFAD).
  • ICE plans to launch IFAD and trading in ICE Murban Crude Oil Futures on March 29, 2021, subject to the completion of regulatory approvals.
  • In November 2019, ICE announced plans to launch IFAD, with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company and nine of the worlds largest energy traders partnering with ICE on the launch.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

Intercontinental Exchange Launches Three New MSCI Index Futures Contracts

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:30pm

Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of mortgage technology, data and listing services, today announced the launch of three new MSCI Index futures contracts.

Key Points: 
  • Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of mortgage technology, data and listing services, today announced the launch of three new MSCI Index futures contracts.
  • These new contracts build on our relationship with MSCI and highlight our commitment to offering customers a variety of ESG-related, country-specific index futures for benchmarking and managing risk, said Trabue Bland, President of ICE Futures U.S.
  • The new MSCI Index futures contracts are listed below:
    MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders GTR Index (symbol: JSL)
    MSCI Japan NTR Index (symbol: JPP)
    MSCI USA Minimum Volatility GTR Index (symbol: MUV)
    Across ICE Futures U.S. and ICE Futures Europe, ICE lists more than 100 futures contracts on MSCI indices capturing the entire world equity opportunity set.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

ICE Futures Europe EU Aviation Allowances Auction Result

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 2:15pm

The cancellation of todays auction is in accordance with the requirements of the EU Auctioning Regulation and ICE Futures Europe will liaise with BEIS regarding next steps.

Key Points: 
  • The cancellation of todays auction is in accordance with the requirements of the EU Auctioning Regulation and ICE Futures Europe will liaise with BEIS regarding next steps.
  • Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) is a Fortune 500 company formed in the year 2000 to modernize markets.
  • A leader in market data, ICE Data Services serves the information and connectivity needs across virtually all asset classes.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

Intercontinental Exchange Announces Record Daily Trading Volume for Sugar Futures

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 1:30pm

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, today announced record trading volume for its sugar futures contracts.

Key Points: 
  • Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, today announced record trading volume for its sugar futures contracts.
  • 11 Futures traded a record 542,699 contracts on February 12, 2020, 29% more than the previous record of 419,822 on September 12, 2018.
  • 11 Futures is the world benchmark contract for raw sugar and trades on ICE Futures U.S.
    ICE White Sugar Futures traded a record 44,095 contracts on February 12, 2020, up 11% over the previous record of 39,617 on August 29, 2018.
  • ICE White Sugar Futures trade on ICE Futures Europe and is the global benchmark for the pricing of physical white sugar.