Last Friday, the Tokyo Commodity Exchange (TOCOM) announced that open interest of Gold Rolling Spot futures contract was 110,694 contracts at the close of the August 19 sessions. The contract exceeded the 110,000 contracts for the first time.
Gold Rolling Spot futures which was launched on May 7, 2015 has quickly become one of the most active contracts at TOCOM because of its unique attributes, such as no maturity date, which may have attracted Forex investors.
The previous record of the Gold Rolling Spot futures was 108,897 contracts which was set on August 16, 2016.
Gold Rolling Spot Volume and Open Interest (May 7, 2015-August 19, 2016)
(Source: Tokyo Commodity Exchange )
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