Cboe Global Markets, an exchange operator, announced a 9% increase in third-quarter profit on Friday, owing to excellent performance across business areas and strong demand for its data and access products.

For the quarter ended Sept. 30, net income applicable to common shareholders increased to $120 million, or $1.12 per share, up from $109.6 million, or $1.01 per share, a year earlier.

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Cboe, based in Chicago, has a lengthy history in North America and Europe and had purchased the alternative market operator in order to grow into Japan and Australia.

Cboe earned $1.45 per share on an adjusted basis in the third quarter. According to Refinitiv's IBES statistics, analysts were anticipating $1.44 per share. It was unclear whether the estimations were similar.

Excluding costs, total revenue increased by 27% to $369.5 million.