Open interest in Mexican peso futures has passed the 10,000 contract barrier, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange reported.

At the market close on Aug. 7, the number of open peso futures contracts stood at 10,020, worth approximately $816 million, according to an announcement from the exchange. Since its introduction on April 25, trading in peso futures has averaged 551 contracts, making the contract one of its fastest growing currencies.

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