ICE Reports Daily Futures Volume for January

                 ICE Reports Daily Futures Volume for January

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, Feb. 4, 2013

ATLANTA, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a
leading operator of global markets and clearing houses, today reported futures
volume for January 2013. ICE's average daily volume (ADV) for futures and
options was 3,478,414 contracts, a decrease of 15% from the prior January.
Total contract volume in January 2013 was 73 million contracts. All prior
period contract volumes have been adjusted to include the converted futures
contracts, which previously traded in ICE's OTC markets.

January 2013 Review

  oICE received regulatory approval to provide portfolio margining relief for
    buy-side clearing of certain CDS, and ICE Clear Credit plans to launch
    clearing of North American single names and Latin American sovereigns and
    portfolio margining for the buy-side in the current quarter.
  oICE announced the February 11 launch of 16 new energy contracts to include
    new global oil, iron ore and China coal futures products.
  oVolume records were set in January in ICE RBOB and Newcastle Coal futures,
    and open interest records were set in ICE Brent crude futures, Heating Oil
    futures, Cocoa futures and WTI options.

ICE Futures Contracts & Markets ADV
                                  ADV             ADV
                                  January         January
                                                                 % Change
                                  2013            2012
ICE Brent                         676,136         576,497        17.3
ICE Gasoil                        289,685         290,488        -0.3
ICE Other Oil (1)*                261,746         207,575        26.1
 ICE OIL                        1,227,566       1,074,560      14.2
ICE Natural Gas*                  1,307,297       2,190,859      -40.3
ICE Power*                        512,328         394,398        29.9
ICE Emissions & Other (2)         45,326          39,984         13.4
 TOTAL ENERGY                   3,092,516       3,699,801      -16.4
ICE Sugar                         131,552         121,301        8.5
ICE Other Ags (3)                 131,578         106,429        23.6
 TOTAL AGRICULTURAL             263,130         227,730        15.5
ICE Equity Index (4)              90,054          120,068        -25.0
ICE FX (5)                        32,712          25,818         26.7
 TOTAL FINANCIALS               122,767         145,886        -15.8
 TOTAL FUTURES & OPTIONS        3,478,414       4,073,418      -14.6
(1) "ICE Other Oil" includes futurized oil contracts, WTI, Heating Oil, RBOB
Gasoline and Middle East Sour Crude. Excludes Daily Brent Bullet contracts.
(2) "ICE Emissions & Other" includes all emissions contracts, freight, coal
and iron ore and uranium.
(3) "ICE Other Ags" includes Cocoa, Coffee "C", Cotton No. 2, Orange Juice,
Corn, Wheat, Soybeans, Barley and Canola.
(4) "ICE Equity Index" includes the Russell 2000^®, Russell 1000^®, the
Continuous Commodity Index.
(5) "ICE FX" includes futures and options for the U.S. Dollar Index and
foreign exchange.
*Historical volume has been adjusted to include new energy futures contracts

ICE Futures Monthly Volume
                       January 2013        January 2012       Percent Change
Energy*                64,942,846          73,996,027         -12.2
Agricultural           5,545,159           4,572,818          21.3
Financials             2,578,103           2,917,717          -11.6
TOTAL CONTRACTS        73,066,108          81,486,562         -10.3
*Historical energy volume has been adjusted to include new energy futures

Rolling Three-Month Average Rate per Contract (RPC)
                      Three Months      Three Months       Three Months

Futures & Options      Ending            Ending            Ending

Products               January 2013      December 2012      November 2012
Energy*                $1.08             $1.07              $1.08
Agricultural*          $2.54             $2.47              $2.43
Financials             $1.04             $1.00              $1.01
*Historical energy RPC has been adjusted to include new energy futures
contracts and agricultural RPC has been adjusted to include Canadian contracts

ICE Futures & Options Open Interest
                           January 31, 2013          December 31, 2012
Energy*                    73,906,689                70,108,837
Agricultural               2,877,171                 2,502,583
Financials                 492,283                   463,058
*Historical energy open interest has been updated to include new energy
futures contracts

  oThrough January 25, ICE's CDS clearing houses have cleared $37 trillion in
    gross notional value on a cumulative basis across 1.16 million trades. ICE
    Clear Credit has cleared $2.2 trillion in single-name CDS resulting in
    open interest of $737 billion. ICE Clear Europe has cleared €1.6 trillion
    ($2.1 trillion) in single-name CDS resulting in €362 billion ($484
    billion) of open interest. ICE lists 375 CDS instruments for clearing. A
    complete summary of CDS clearing can be found at:
  oTrading days in January 2013

       oICE Futures Europe & U.S: 21
       oICE Futures Canada: 22

Note: As of October 15, 2012, ICE transitioned all of the open interest in OTC
cleared energy swaps contracts to futures contracts. All futures volumes in
the tables above have been adjusted to treat, on a pro forma basis, the OTC
cleared energy swaps contracts as futures contracts for all periods prior to
October 2012.

RPC is calculated by dividing transaction revenues by contract volume, and may
vary based on pricing, customer and product mix.

Historical futures volume and OTC commission data can be found at:

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