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    1. December 3, 2015

      SEC charges traders with spoofing and mismarking options

      US regulators have charged three Chicago-based traders with civil fraud related to “spoofing” and other options trading...

    2. October 16, 2015

      LSE aims to secure place in interest rate futures market

      The London Stock Exchange Group is to launch an aggressive push into the European futures markets dominated by Deutsche...

    3. FT Alphaville

      October 14, 2015

      Look what's getting skewed

      The CBOE Skew Index is catching people’s attention this week. Here’s the chart, by way of Pravit Chintawongvanich at...

    4. October 14, 2015

      CBOE’s Skew predicts a twist

      First rule of technical indicator club: get yourself a hyperbolic nickname. Moving averages give us the “golden cross”...

    5. March 12, 2015

      US ‘fear gauge’ trades hit by steep drop

      Investors and traders have dramatically cut their bets on the movement of the Vix, the volatility index operated by the...

    6. December 24, 2014

      Clearer OCC agrees capital raising deal

      The Options Clearing Corporation has struck a deal with its shareholders, the US exchanges that trade equity...

    7. November 14, 2014

      Tech Beat: Rethinking exchange reliability

      One of the hazards of trading is the frequency at which venues break down. In the last month alone there have been...

    8. November 13, 2014

      CBOE launches Treasury version of Vix

      The Chicago Board Options Exchange on Thursday launched a new derivative product. Investors can now trade futures on...

    9. November 4, 2014

      Start-ups making waves in Chicago’s derivatives industry

      Last month, the world’s largest futures exchange played host to a meeting of tech workers, venture investors and...

    10. October 16, 2014

      Record day for derivatives exchanges

      As fear swept markets on Wednesday, US derivatives exchanges hit record highs. CME Group, IntercontinentalExchange and...

    11. July 2, 2014

      Vix market fear gauge goes global

      Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ is going global. After success in the US, where betting on share price swings has become...

    12. April 15, 2014

      Vix may be losing its ‘fear gauge’ tag

      The CBOE on Thursday launched options on the VXST, the nine-day volatility index created to deliver an even...

    13. January 15, 2014

      Nasdaq to end ‘glitch’ data feed contract

      Nasdaq OMX has terminated its long-term stewardship of a critical piece of US stock market infrastructure that suffered...

    14. October 1, 2013

      Chicago Board Options Exchange launches short-term volatility gauge

      Chicago Board Options Exchange, is to launch a new short-term volatility index covering just nine days as it puts...

    15. September 24, 2013

      Chicago upstart takes on Vix ‘fear gauge’

      There’s a fearsome battle brewing in Chicago. For two decades, the Vix index run by the Chicago Board Options Exchange...

    16. August 25, 2013

      Goldman puts four on leave after glitch

      Goldman Sachs has put four senior technology specialists on leave after an embarrassing trading glitch that is likely...

    17. FT Alphaville

      August 22, 2013

      Nasdaq takes extended lunch break

      The FT’s Arash Massoudi: Trading in stocks listed on the Nasdaq including Apple, Google and Facebook were halted just...

    18. August 21, 2013

      Goldman faces losses on erroneous trades

      A computer glitch at Goldman Sachs could cost the investment bank $100m or more after it inadvertently made a large...

    19. August 8, 2013

      CBOE regulatory staff to no longer receive stock-based pay

      CBOE Holdings will no longer allow regulatory staff to receive stock-based compensation, a move which comes after it...

    20. August 6, 2013

      Fear gauge shows complacency has taken hold

      A strong rally in US stocks has pushed Wall Street’s most widely watched risk barometer close to multiyear lows in a...

    21. July 1, 2013

      Time to bet on bigger oil price swings

      Oil prices have mostly resisted the commodity sector sell-off sparked by China economy concerns and chatter over...

    22. June 21, 2013

      US options volumes at record highs

      Options contract trading volumes hit record highs on Thursday as traders rushed to hedge equities after the Federal...

    23. June 11, 2013

      CBOE pays $6m to SEC for policing failure

      The CBOE has agreed to pay US regulators $6m to settle charges that its inadequate market policing resulted in numerous...

    24. FT Alphaville

      June 11, 2013

      How about that, SEC & CBOE edition

      From the SEC’s order setting out a $6m fine in a settlement with the Chicago Board Options Exchange, over some serious...

    25. May 3, 2013

      CBOE Holdings bucks fall in trading volumes

      CBOE Holdings reported a 27 per cent jump in first-quarter earnings as its exclusive products continued to do well...

    26. April 29, 2013

      CBOE fix for bug that halted trading

      CBOE, the largest US options exchange by volume, is “fully confident” it has addressed the software bug that caused...

    27. FT Alphaville

      April 25, 2013

      The Closer

      Stocks edged forward; the S&P 500 rose 0.4 per cent to 1,585.16 as weekly jobless claims improved, and corporate...

    28. April 25, 2013

      CBOE options trading hit by outage

      CBOE, the largest US options exchange by volume, failed to open for several hours on Thursday after a systems problem...

    29. April 24, 2013

      Quick View: Twitter hack shows tech dangers

      The fake Associated Press tweet that caused such a violent lurch on global markets on Tuesday could be said to be the...

    30. FT Alphaville

      April 17, 2013

      Chart du jour, the Gold Vix

      By way of the CBOE: The measure is derived from the value of GLD options (GLD – the SPDR Gold Shares Trust). ...

    31. February 28, 2013

      CBOE doubles SEC probe costs

      CBOE Holdings, operator of the world’s largest options exchange, has estimated that the costs of resolving an...

    32. February 8, 2013

      CBOE and SEC in talks over investigation

      CBOE Holdings, operator of the world’s largest options exchange, is in discussions to settle an investigation by US...

    33. January 11, 2013

      Wells Fargo drags on US financials

      Wall Street climbed to its highest level in five years for a second consecutive week, despite marginal weekly gains as...

    34. FT Alphaville

      January 9, 2013

      The vexatious VIX

      What should we make of this? The CBOE VIX, the barometer of choice for those monitoring market volatility, dropped like...

    35. December 11, 2012

      AIG climbs on sale of government stake

      AIG shares led strong gains on Wall Street as the US Treasury prepared to sell its remaining stake in the insurance...

    36. November 1, 2012

      Industrials lead Wall Street higher

      Industrial companies led Wall Street higher on Thursday as positive manufacturing data and fresh stimulus measures from...

    37. November 1, 2012

      Volatility futures offset losses at CBOE

      CBOE Holdings said record volumes of its popular volatility futures product helped support the US derivatives exchange...

    38. October 29, 2012

      Storm closes Wall Street for second day

      Wall Street was set to remain closed for a second straight day as the financial industry prepared for hurricane Sandy...

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