CME Group has reported a strong set of third quarter results, with double digit growth in the trading of rates, equity and commodity products.
The results beat analyst estimates, with total revenue rising 41% to $1.28bn. CME’s clearing and transaction fees increased 38%, to $1.04bn. Revenue from its market data and information services business grew 17%, to $129.8m.
Earnings jumped to $636.3m for the third quarter, versus $411.8m for the same period