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CBOE Holdings Announces Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for Bats Acquisition
Nov 18, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Nov. 18, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, in connection with its proposed acquisition of Bats Global Markets, Inc.. About CBOE Holdings, Inc. CBOE Holdings, Inc. is...
CBOE, C2 and CFE Trading Schedule for the Thanksgiving Day Holiday
Nov 16, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL – November 16, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced the following trading schedule for Chicago Board Options Exchangeâ (CBOEâ), C2 Options Exchange (C2) and CBOE Futures Exchange (CFEâ) in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday:

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record
Nov 9, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- November 9, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record volume was set in futures contracts on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) traded in non-U.S. trading hours with an estimated 263,663 contracts changing hands. This record surpasses the previous single-day record of 235,141 contracts set during the overnight session on June 24, 2016, when U.K. voters decided that Britain should leave the European Union, an event also known as “Brexit.”

CBOE’s Laura Zinanni Named Vice President, Office of the CEO
Nov 7, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL – November 7, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced it has promoted Laura Zinanni to the position of Vice President, Office of the CEO. In her new role, Zinanni will serve as a primary advisor to CEO Edward T. Tilly, providing advice and recommendations on complex issues as identified. She also will advise on enterprise-wide strategy projects, oversee execution of related initiatives and be responsible for cross-function strategy execution.

CBOE Holdings Reports October 2016 Trading Volume
Nov 2, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL -- November 2, 2016 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today October monthly trading volume and average revenue per contract (RPC) data on its website under the Quotes & Data section. 

CBOE Risk Management Conference Asia 2016
Nov 1, 2016
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CHICAGO, IL – November 1, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) will host its 2nd annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) Asia, on Wednesday, November 30, through Thursday, December 1, 2016, at the Conrad Hong Kong hotel.      

CBOE Holdings Reports Solid Third-Quarter Results
Oct 28, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Oct. 28, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. today reported net income allocated to common stockholders of $40.3 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2016, compared with $67.2 million, or $0.81 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2015. Adjusted net income allocated to common stockholders was $47.2 million, or $0.58 per share,...
CBOE Holdings Declares Fourth-Quarter 2016 Dividend
Oct 26, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Oct. 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share of common stock for the fourth quarter of 2016. About CBOE Holdings, Inc.: CBOE Holdings, Inc. is the holding company for Chicago Board Options Exchange, CBOE Futures Exchange, and other subsidiaries.
CBOE Launches Smile Index Based on Implied Volatilities of S&P 500 Options
Oct 25, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Oct. 25, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Chicago Board Options Exchange ® announced today that it has launched the CBOE S&P 500 ® Smile Index, a premium-capture strategy benchmark index based on the steepness of the curve of implied volatilities of S&P 500 Index options-- often referred to as the "smile." The CBOE Smile Index's strategy alternates between selling a...
CBOE Vest Launches CBOE Vest Defined Distribution Strategy Fund (VDDIX)
Oct 18, 2016
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McLean, Virginia, October 18, 2016 — CBOE Vest, an investment manager focused on Target Outcome Investment strategies, today announced it has launched the CBOE Vest Defined Distribution Strategy Fund (VDDIX).

CBOE Holdings Reports September 2016 Trading Volume
Oct 4, 2016
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  CHICAGO, Oct. 4, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. reported today that September average daily volume for options contracts traded on Chicago Board Options Exchange ® and C2 Options Exchange, and futures contracts traded on CBOE Futures Exchange was 5.1 million contracts, an increase of 25 percent from August 2016 and 3 percent from September 2015..
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...
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