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Nodal Newsletter | May 2022

Nodal Highlights

NODAL POWER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Nodal set a calendar month record for April with traded power futures volume of 244 million MWh, up 13.5% from 215 million MWh in April 2021.

NODAL ENVIRONMENTAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • Open interest in environmental products on Nodal Exchange hit a record high of 194,056 lots in April.

NODAL NATURAL GAS HIGHLIGHTS

  • Natural gas has traded every month since September with 137 million MWh traded over the past six months.

Nodal Exchange achieves records in power and environmental futures

Nodal Exchange today announced new records in power and environmental futures. In power, Nodal set a calendar month record for April with traded power futures volume of 244 million MWh, up 13.5% from 215 million MWh in April 2021. Nodal continues to be the market leader in North American power futures having the majority of the open interest at the end of April with a record 1.213 billion MWh representing $174 Billion of notional value based on both sides.

Open interest in environmental products on Nodal Exchange continued its steady growth, reaching a record high of 194,056 lots in April. At month-end, open interest across the product suite totaled 192,707 contracts, up 42% from 136,046 at the end of April 2021.

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Nodal in the news

April 2022

Nodal sets new monthly and quarterly power and environmental records

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March 2022

Nodal achieves record power futures trading in February with 49% growth

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February 2022

Nodal continues to be a market leader in North American power futures

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About Nodal

Nodal Exchange is a derivatives exchange providing price, credit and liquidity risk management solutions to participants in the North American commodities markets. Nodal Exchange is a leader in innovation, having introduced the world's largest set of electric power locational (nodal) futures contracts. As part of EEX Group, a group of companies serving international commodity markets, Nodal Exchange currently offers over 1,000 contracts on hundreds of unique locations, providing the most effective basis risk management available to market participants. In addition, Nodal Exchange offers natural gas and environmental contracts. All Nodal Exchange contracts are cleared by Nodal Clear which is a CFTC registered derivatives clearing organization. Nodal Exchange is a designated contract market regulated by the CFTC.