Interactive Brokers Reports July 2015 Volumes, DARTs Surge MoM

For the month ending July 2015, the number of DARTs yielded just 652,000 in June 2015, corresponding to a jump

Interactive Brokers, LLC (NASDAQ:IBKR) has revealed its volumes for the month ending July 2015, underscoring a higher performance across a few notable metrics compared with June, according to an Interactive Brokers’ statement.

For the month ending July 2015, the number of DARTs were reported at 652,000 in June 2015, corresponding to a jump of 8.7% MoM from June 2015 and 23% higher YoY from July 2014.

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However, these gains were partly pared by the equity balance in customers accounts totaled $65.8 billion in July 2015, which represents a marginal decline of less than -1% from $66.0 billion in June 2015. As is the case with the rest of its business however, 2015 has been a more fruitful year for Interactive Brokers, with equity balance soaring 23% YoY from July 2014.

Interactive Brokers’ ending client margin loan balances came in at $18.1 billion in July 2015, or -4.7% lower MoM from $19.0 billion in June 2015, though 14% higher YoY from July 2014. A total of 314,000 customer accounts have been active at the brokerage during July 2015, which is marginally higher by 1% MoM when compared to June 2015 (310,000 accounts), and 18% higher YoY from July 2014.

Finally, average commissions per cleared customer order totaled $4.20 including exchange, clearing and regulatory fees, with the key products metrics coming out at $2.52 for stocks, $6.52 for equity options and $6.85 for futures orders.

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