The Electronic Platform that Took Markets Global
In the 1980s, Chicagoans were positive about a few things: Mike Ditka was God (or maybe looked a little like…
The Data Dump in Options Trading
An increase in analysis tools has helped democratize the process for options trading.
Infographic: The Remarkable Growth of Options on Futures
On October 15, 2014, CME Group’s overall volume set a new daily record of more than 39 million contracts….
MONDAY OUTLOOK: ENERGY MARKETS SEE VOLATILITY
In the midst of last week’s high volatility in equity index markets, it might have been easy to miss that…
Can Emerging Markets Compete in Electronic Markets?
When it comes to market technology, emerging financial markets are gleaning insight from established financial markets and opting to self-develop solutions that fit local needs at the same time. This tendency is both positive and negative.
Today’s Number: Trading Crude Oil Electronically
It is well documented that the United States is expected to become the world’s largest oil producer by 2020. …
Why Pit-Traded Options Have Held Strong
While times are changing and options trading is becoming more automated, the lion’s share of options trading by most…
Electronic Options Trading on the Rise
Long the mainstay of the pit, the trading of options electronically is growing due to better technology and greater demand for efficiency.
Electronic Trading: Is Speed Really What’s Most Important?
A few weeks ago, one of the biggest events in recent history in electronic trading happened and most people…