Argentina ROFEX:RFX20 ROFEX 20 Equity Index Futures prices chart
ROFEX 20 Equity Index (ROFEX: RFX20) :
ROFEX 20 Equity Index is a total return index, designed to measure the performance of a portfolio composed of the 20 most liquid shares traded in Argentina local markets weighted by its market capitalization.
ROFEX 20 Equity Index Futures :
Ticker symbol: RFX20
Underlying asset: ROFEX 20 Stock Index
Contract size: It shall be one (1) ROFEX 20 Stock Index
Trading and quotation currency: Argentine Pesos per each one(1) ROFEX 20 Stock Index.
Minimum price fluctuation: The contract’sminimum price fluctuation shall be of one (1) index point.
Maximum price fluctuation: Up to 100% of margins required by the Clearinghouse. This maximum fluctuationshall not be applied the first and last trading days of each contract-month or when the previous day has been a non-business day.
Settlement method: Cash in Argentine pesosthat covers the difference between the contract’s original price and the final settlement price.
Available Series: Series can be listed with expiration on each month of the year. Initially, the months of March, June, September and December quarterly cycle shall be listed.
Expiration date and Last trading day: It shall be the last businessday of the contract month in the spot markets under jurisdiction of the Argentine Republic.
Trading hours: 10:00a.m. -5:00 p.m. and Post-Trading 5:00p.m. -5:30 p.m.
ROFEX : Argentina´s Futures and Options Exchange (www.rofex.com.ar)
In 1909, ROFEX was founded in 1909 as "Mercado General de Productos Nacionales del Rosario de Santa Fe S.A."
In 1999, Argentina Clearing House S.A. (later known as Argentina Clearing S.A.) is created to guarantee the fulfillment of all trades carried out in ROFEX.
In 2010, ROFEX presents a new platform to its traders: Direct Market Access (DMA). In November, Gold futures, the first of its kind in the country, begin trading.
In 2011, ROFEX buys Primary S.A., one of the leading suppliers of transactional services for banks, brokers and investors in Latin America.
In 2014, ROFEX´s Brokers are given the possibility to trade through algorithms: Algo Trading. ROFEX and Merval sign an interconnection agreement of their trades.
In 2015, ROFEX launches the futures contract on Merval Index.
In 2017, Signing of the Interconnection agreement with MATba.
In 2018, ROFEX launches the futures contract on ROFEX 20 Index.
In 2019, MATba and ROFEX signed definitive merger agreement . MATba´s (Buenos Aires Futures Exchange) and ROFEX´s (Rosario Futures Exchange).