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Securities & Commodity Exchanges Industry Analysis

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Industry Overview & Outlook . .
- Market Size
(industry trends)
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- Market Forecast   .
- Products/Services Breakdown   .
- Revenue per State . .
$ Financial Metrics . .
$ Salary & Compensation Benchmarks . .
@ Key Companies   .
- Industry News & Innovators   .
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2018 Market Analysis & Industry Outlook: Securities & Commodity Exchanges

Overview: the U.S. Securities & Commodity Exchanges Industry

This section provides answers to key questions about the industry:

  1. What is the total market size (industry revenue)?
  2. What is the industry outlook?
  3. Market Analysis: Is the market growing or declining, and how quickly?
  4. Are long-term forecasts positive or negative?
  5. What is the average company size in the industry?
  6. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. industry market size for Securities & Commodity Exchanges: Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders. In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.

Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.

market size 2018
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Statistics 2012        2013        2014        2015        2016        2017
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)

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Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis

Market Forecast

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.

market forecast

Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Securities & Commodity Exchanges industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product DescriptionNumber of Companies Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total

Support Services For Financial And Commodity Markets

Trade Execution, Clearing, And Settlement Services For Security And Commodity Contracts

Trading And Clearing System Services For Security And Commodity Contracts

Listing Services For Security And Commodity Contracts

Other Products Supporting Financial Services - Fees

Regulation Of Securities Markets

U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.

U.S. map by state

Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

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Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Domestic production activities deduction
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics

Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Securities & Commodity Exchanges company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation RatiosIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Securities & Commodity Exchanges industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Securities & Commodity Exchanges measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.

Liquidity RatiosIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.

Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.

Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 16%

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General and Operations Managers3%
Operations Specialties Managers 8%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 29%
Business Operations Specialists 18%
Human Resources Workers 10%
Human Resources Specialists 10%
Financial Specialists 11%
Financial Analysts and Advisors 7%
Financial Analysts 6%
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 10%
Computer Occupations 10%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 16%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 5%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 5%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Securities & Commodity Exchanges Industry Market Share [PREMIUM]

Largest companies in the industry and related industries, with private company revenue estimates.

CompanyAddressRevenue Estimate

Innovation News

  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange trademarks "SPAN" - Computer software used for financial trading, financial clearing and financial risk management; computer software for financial portfolio risk analysis in financial trading - 03/02/2018
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange patents Message Pattern Detection And Processing Suspension - 03/01/2018
  • Marketaxess trademarks "NOW YOU'RE IN THE MARKET" - Financial services - 02/17/2018
  • Fma Advisory trademarks "STRAIGHT TALK TAILORED SOLUTIONS" - providing financial advisory services in the nature of investment management services, investment advisory services, investment planning, financial planning, portfolio planning, retirement planning, college planning, asset management, wealth management, wealth advisory, retirement plan design, retirement plan implementation, portfolio management, portfolio construction, fee-only investment management, fiduciary investment management, and risk management - 02/10/2018
  • Nasdaq Omx Group patents Systems, Methods, And Computer-readable Media For Data Security - 08/17/2017
  • Chicago Board Options Exchange patents Methods And Systems For Creating An Interest Rate Swap Volatility Index And Trading Derivative Products Based Thereon - 07/13/2017
  • Spark Capital Growth Founders Fund II raises $450 million in funding. - 03/15/2017
  • 3D Asset Management raises $2 million in funding. - 07/10/2015
  • Srectrade raises $1 million in funding. - 05/03/2011

  • Top Innovators

    CompanyInnovation Score
    Chicago Mercantile Exchange494
    New York Stock Exchange223
    Nasdaq Omx Group202

    Additional companies, details and innovation scoring in the full report.

    Latest Industry News

    • Top Women Advisors' Best Stock Picks For 2018 - But we added the stock to our portfolio back in October ... the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, where investors can trade contracts based on interest rates, stocks, currencies, commodity prices and more. Commodity futures were originally designed to allow ... (01/12/2018)
    • Energy sector gives Toronto Stock Exchange a boost, but dollar sags - TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index recovered from yesterday’s NAFTA wobble ... down 0.25 of a U.S. cent. On the commodities front, the February crude contract gained 23 cents to US$63.80 per barrel and the February natural gas contract was up ... (01/11/2018)
    • FTSE 100 claws back gains as higher commodity prices boost mining and oil stocks - supported by a weaker pound and an increase in commodity prices. Sterling dropped 0.36% against the dollar to US$1.3458 and fell 0.29% versus the euro to €1.1272. Just Eat PLC (LON:JE. jumped after upgraded the stock to ‘overweight’ and lifted its ... (01/11/2018)
    • SEBI Allows Convergence Of Equity, Commodity Exchanges From October 2018 - Mumbai: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) recently gave its nod to the convergence of both equities and commodity-backed stocks on exchanges from October 2018. The decision taken at the Sebi's Board Meeting was announced by the regulator's ... (01/10/2018)
    • UAE- Emirates NBD, Index Securities sign deal - ... Financial Market (DFM), Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), Emirates NBD and Index Securities. The bank is the first UAE-based financial services entity to be approved by Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) as a 'general clearing member ... (01/10/2018)
    • Bombay Stock Exchange to launch base metal and crude futures - Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) unveiled China’s first publicly offered corporate bond of housing rental. NCDEX applied to introduce two metal futures contracts with physical delivery and is considering location-spread agricultural commodity contracts ... (01/08/2018)
    • As CME And Cboe Launch Bitcoin Futures, FTSE Mondo Visione Exchanges Index Down 0.7% In December, But Up 29% Over 2017 - Meanwhile back in the real world, Euronext 's takeover of the Irish Stock Exchange, which is expected to close ... worst performer by capital returns in US dollars was the Multi Commodity Exchange of India with an 23.5 per cent decrease in share price ... (01/08/2018)
    • CFTC Issues Explanation of Its Oversight and Approach to Virtual Currency Markets; Texas Securities Board Enjoins Initial Coin Offering - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued a “Backgrounder ... this in the Report of Investigation by the SEC Pursuant to Section 21(a) of the Securities and Exchange of 1934: Eurex Deutschland.) The characteristic of some cryptocurrencies ... (01/07/2018)
    • Securities Regulation To Watch In 2018 - From introducing a long-awaited plan to hold broker-dealers to a fiduciary duty to addressing the stunning rise of bitcoin, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission have no shortage of potential actions to ... (01/03/2018)
    • China’s promising commodity futures - In August, trading of cotton yarn futures started on the Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange. In the years to come ... deputy head of the China Securities Regulatory Commission. “China’s economic development is in an strategically important period, and ... (01/03/2018)

    Government Contracts

    In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $29,998 on Securities & Commodity Exchanges. It has awarded 4 contracts to 2 companies, with an average value of $14,999 per company.   

    Top government vendors:

    CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount

    Growth Opportunities / Competitive Threats

    Companies in other industries may also sell similar products. Since there is an overlap in the customer base, there may be an opportunity for companies in Securities & Commodity Exchanges to sell additional products/services offered by these adjacent industries. Alternatively, these industries may identify further products in this industry to target. Products most at risk are those with the highest profit margins and lowest barriers to entry.

    The following industries are competing channels for sales of similar products/services.

    Management Of Financial Market And Clearing Products
    Competing IndustrySales Relative to Securities & Commodity ExchangesOpportunity/Threat
    Investment Banking & Securities Dealing Competing industry
    Securities Brokerage Competing industry
    Portfolio Management Competing industry
    Venture Capital, Multifamily Investment Firms & Other Intermediation Competing industry

    Sales from other industries of Management Of Financial Market And Clearing Products are less than those from Securities & Commodity Exchanges. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Management Of Financial Market And Clearing Products sales, taking market share from this industry.
    Management Of Financial Market And Clearing Products Product Sales Report

    Scrty & Comdty Contr Trade Exec, Clearing & Settle Prod - Fees
    Competing IndustrySales Relative to Securities & Commodity ExchangesOpportunity/Threat
    Investment Banking & Securities Dealing
    Portfolio Management Competing industry
    Securities Brokerage Competing industry
    Sales Financing Competing industry

    Sales from other industries of Scrty & Comdty Contr Trade Exec, Clearing & Settle Prod - Fees are less than those from Securities & Commodity Exchanges. This may mean that other channels are a competitive risk of increasing their Scrty & Comdty Contr Trade Exec, Clearing & Settle Prod - Fees sales, taking market share from this industry.
    Scrty & Comdty Contr Trade Exec, Clearing & Settle Prod - Fees Product Sales Report

    Payment Clearing And Settlement Products - Fees
    Payment Clearing And Settlement Products - Fees Product Sales Report

    Acc To Scrty & Comdty Contr Trade Exec & Clearing Sys Prod - Fees
    Acc To Scrty & Comdty Contr Trade Exec & Clearing Sys Prod - Fees Product Sales Report