In February 2022, the VN30 index decreased by 0.98% compared to the previous month and reached 1517.18 points at the end of the month. Transactions on the derivatives market decreased slightly compared to the previous month. With a total of 16 trading sessions held in February, the total trading volume of VN30 futures contracts reached 2,198,370 contracts with a nominal trading value of VND 335,694 billion, equivalent to the average trading volume which was 137,395 contracts/session being down 1.8% compared to the previous month. In which, the session with the highest trading volume reached 205,443 contracts on February 24, 2022.
The volume of open interest (OI) at the end of February trading session reached 27,622 contracts, up 21.43% month-on-month. The highest open interest in the month reached 30,612 contracts at the trading session on February 15, 2022.
Regarding the structure of investors participating in transactions, transactions of domestic institutional investors accounted for 26.62%, of individual investors accounted for 70.87% of the total trading volume of the market. Foreign investors’ transactions in February 2022 decreased by 21.8% compared to the previous month, accounting for 2.51% of the total trading volume of the whole market.

Summary of futures transactions on VN30 index in February 2022:

No.

Target

Unit

02.2022

01.2022

+/-(%)

1

Average trading volume per session

Contract

 
137,395

 
141,475

-2.88%

2

OI volume (end of period)

Contract

27,622

22,747

21.43%