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New Study Finds Russell 2000 Index Options Benchmarks and Options-Based Funds Less Volatile
Sep 27, 2016
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Chicago, IL and County Wicklow, Ireland -- September 27, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and Fund Evaluation Group, LLC (FEG) today announced findings from a study of four CBOE strategy performance benchmark indexes designed to track the performance of positions in Russell 2000 (RUT) index options, looking at various aspects of their performance over a 15-year period spanning 2001 through 2016. The study was presented Monday during a session at CBOE’s Risk Management Conference Europe, currently taking place in County Wicklow, Ireland.

CBOE Holdings Agrees to Acquire Bats Global Markets to Strengthen CBOE Holdings' Global Position in Innovative Tradable Products and Services, and Achieve Meaningful Cost and Operational Efficiencies
Sep 26, 2016
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  CHICAGO and KANSAS CITY, Kan., Sept. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. and Bats Global Markets, Inc. today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement, which has been approved by the Board of Directors of each company by unanimous votes of the members of the boards present, under which CBOE Holdings has agreed to acquire Bats in a cash and stock...
CBOE Holdings Announces Date of Third-Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Sep 22, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Sept. 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. will announce its financial results for the third quarter of 2016 before the market opens on Friday, October 28, 2016. About CBOE Holdings, Inc. CBOE Holdings, Inc. is the holding company for Chicago Board Options Exchange, CBOE Futures Exchange, and other subsidiaries. CBOE, the largest U.S. options exchange...
New Wilshire Analytics Study Finds Options Indexes Offered Noteworthy Returns Over 30 Years
Sep 21, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- September 21, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and Wilshire Analytics, the investment technology foundation of Wilshire Associates Inc. (Wilshire®), today announced the release of a new analysis of the performance of options-based benchmark indexes.

CBOE to Launch Options On FTSE Emerging Index
Sep 15, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- September 15, 2016 – Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it plans to launch options on the FTSE Emerging Index on September 26, 2016. The FTSE Emerging Index is a market-capitalization weighted index representing the performance of large and mid-cap companies from advanced and secondary emerging markets.

2016 CBOE Risk Management Conference Asia
Sep 13, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- September 13, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) will be hosting the second annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) Asia, from November 30 through December 1, 2016, at the Conrad Hong Kong.

CBOE Holdings to Present at Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on September 14
Sep 8, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- September 8, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Edward T. Tilly, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference in New York on Wednesday, September, 14 at 7:30 a.m. (Eastern Time).

CBOE Vest Launches CBOE Vest S&P 500 Buffer Protect Strategy Fund (BUIGX)
Sep 7, 2016
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McLean, Virginia, September 7, 2016 — CBOE Vest Financial, an investment manager focused on target outcome investment strategies, on August 25 launched the CBOE Vest S&P 500 Buffer Protect Strategy Fund (BUIGX), the first mutual fund designed to provide investors with index-based buffer protection.

CBOE Holdings Reports August 2016 Trading Volume
Sep 1, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Sept. 1, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that August average daily volume (ADV) for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options Exchange (C2), and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE®) was 4.1 million contracts, a decrease of 13 percent from July 2016 and 31 percent from August 2015...
CBOE, C2 and CFE Trading Schedule for the Labor Day Holiday
Aug 25, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- August 25, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced the following trading schedule for Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®), C2 Options Exchange (C2) and CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE®) in observance of the Labor Day holiday:

CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe 2016
Aug 24, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- August 24, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) will host the 5th annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) Europe, Monday, September 26 through Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at the Powerscourt Hotel in County Wicklow, Ireland.

CBOE Futures Exchange Receives Registered Market Operator Approval in Singapore
Aug 17, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- August 17, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced it recently received approval from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to be a Registered Market Operator (RMO) in Singapore.  With this designation, CFE may now allow professional investors, accredited investors and expert investors, as defined under Singaporean law, to become CFE Trading Privilege Holders (TPHs) and access CFE’s market directly.

CBOE Launches First in Series of Social Media-Based Strategy Benchmark Indexes
Aug 15, 2016
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  CHICAGO, IL -- August 15, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that it has launched the CBOE-SMA Large Cap Index (SMLC Index), the first of a series of sentiment-based strategy benchmark indexes that measure short-term market momentum based on Social Market Analytics’ (SMA) social media metrics.
CBOE Holdings Reports July 2016 Trading Volume
Aug 1, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- August 1, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that July average daily volume (ADV) for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options Exchange (C2), and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE®) was 4.7 million contracts, a decrease of 2 percent from July 2015 and 9 percent from June 2016.

CBOE to Broaden Distribution of MSCI Index Data
Jul 29, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- July 29, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced plans to broaden data distribution to investors who want to track and trade options on the widely followed MSCI Emerging Markets (ticker symbol: MXEF) and MSCI EAFE (ticker symbol: MXEA) Indexes.

CBOE Holdings Reports Strong Second-Quarter Results
Jul 29, 2016
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  CHICAGO, July 29, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. today reported net income allocated to common stockholders of $50.7 million, or $0.62 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2016, compared with $44.6 million, or $0.54 per diluted share, up 14 percent and 15 percent, respectively, over the second quarter of 2015. Adjusted net income allocated to common...
CBOE Holdings Declares Increased Third-Quarter 2016 Dividend
Jul 28, 2016
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  CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that its Board of Directors declared an increased dividend of $0.25 per share for the third quarter of 2016, representing a 9 percent increase compared to the prior quarter’s dividend of $0.23 per share...
CBOE to List SPX Monday-Expiring Weeklys Options
Jul 11, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- July 11, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it plans to list S&P 500® Index (SPX) Monday-expiring WeeklysSM options, beginning August 15, 2016, pending regulatory approval.  With the expected introduction of SPX “Monday Weeklys,” CBOE will now offer SPX options with Monday, Wednesday and Friday weekly expirations. 

CBOE Launches Second Index Series That Targets Investment Outcomes
Jul 6, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL – July 6, 2016 – Chicago Board Options Exchange© (CBOE©) today announced it has created a series of 13 “Enhanced Growth Indexes,” the second in a family of options-based strategy performance benchmarks designed to target the outcomes of specific investment strategies.

CBOE Holdings Reports June 2016 Trading Volume
Jul 5, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- July 5, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that June average daily volume (ADV) for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options Exchange (C2), and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE®) was 5.2 million contracts, an increase of 22 percent from May 2016 and 15 percent from June 2015. Total options and futures volume was 114.0 million contracts, an increase of 27 percent from the previous month and 15 percent from a year ago. 

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