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AUGUST IS MOST ACTIVE TRADING MONTH OF YEAR AT CFE; Average Daily Volume Rose 23% From July, 16% Above Year-Ago, Fourth Consecutive Month-Over-Month Volume Gain
Sep 1, 2009
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Chicago, September 1, 2009 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume in August totaled 92.9 million contracts, marking the Exchange's most active August ever. In August 2008, total CBOE volume was 88.5 million contracts. Daily trading volume during August averaged 4.4 million contracts, up five percent f...

CBOE CHAIRMAN AND CEO WILLIAM J. BRODSKY TO PARTICIPATE IN SEC-CFTC JOINT MEETINGS ON REGULATION HARMONIZATION
Sep 1, 2009
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CHICAGO, September 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that August was the most active month of trading during 2009.Average daily volume during August 2009 was 5,025 contracts, exceeding 4,084 contracts per day during July 2009 by 23 percent.When compared to a year ago, the average daily volume during August w...

CBOE RECEIVES SEC APPROVAL FOR TIED HEDGE PROCEDURE
Aug 18, 2009
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Chicago, August 18, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it received Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approval for an exception to the Exchange's current rules restricting anticipatory hedging.The new "tied hedge" procedures allow firms to obtain a related stock, security futures or futures ...

2010 RISK MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE; CBOE, CFE AND CBSX TO HOST 26TH ANNUAL RMC MARCH 7 TO 9, 2010
Aug 10, 2009
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Chicago, August 7, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), the CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) and CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) are pleased to announce the 26th annual Risk Management Conference, which will be held from Sunday, March 7 through Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Florida. ...

CBOE JULY 2009 VOLUME AVERAGES 4.3 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY; JULY TRADING VOLUME UP FROM JUNE 2009, DOWN FROM RECORD JULY 2008
Aug 3, 2009
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Chicago, August 3, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume for July 2009 averaged 4.3 million contracts per day, a decline of 25 percent from 5.7 million contracts average daily volume (ADV) during July 2008, the most active July and third-highest volume month ever at CBOE. July 2009 average d...

JULY IS BUSIEST TRADING MONTH OF 2009 AT CFE; Volume Rises 36% Over Previous Month, Down Slightly From 2008, Third Consecutive Month-Over-Month Volume Gain
Aug 3, 2009
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CHICAGO, August 3, 2009- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that July was the most active month of trading during 2009.The 89,851 contracts traded during July was an increase of 36 percent over 66,247 contracts traded during June 2009.Average daily volume during the month was 4,084 contracts, exceeding 3,011 contracts pe...

CBOE ANNOUNCES SOLID SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS; REVENUES, NET INCOME RISE 12% AND 11%, RESPECTIVELY, AS CBOE CONTINUES TO FUND GROWTH INITIATIVES
Jul 30, 2009
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Chicago, July 30, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2009. Total revenues for the second quarter of 2009 rose 12 percent to $109.4 million from $97.6 million in second-quarter 2008, and net income rose 11 percent to $28.1 million versus $2...

CBOE ANNOUNCES INTRADAY CALCULATION OF IMPLIED CORRELATION INDEX BASED ON THE S&P 500 INDEX
Jul 22, 2009
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Chicago, July 22, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that beginning Monday, July 27, the Exchange will begin publishing intraday data for the CBOE S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index tied to two different option maturities - January 2010 (ticker symbol ICJ) and January 2011 (ticker symbol JCJ). ...

CBOE CHAIRMAN WILLIAM J. BRODSKY TESTIFIES ON OBAMA ADMINISTRATION'S FINANCIAL REGULATORY REFORM PROPOSAL BEFORE U.S. HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCIAL SERVICES
Jul 17, 2009
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Chicago, July 17, - William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), today testifies before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services regarding the Obama Administration's Financial Regulatory Reform Proposal.

CBOE CHAIRMAN WILLIAM J. BRODSKY TO TESTIFY ON OBAMA ADMINISTRATION'S FINANCIAL REGULATORY REFORM PROPOSALS BEFORE U.S. HOUSE COMMITTEE ON FINANCIAL SERVICES
Jul 16, 2009
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Chicago, July 16, - William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), on Friday, July 17 will testify before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services regarding the Obama Administration's Financial Regulatory Proposals.The House committee session begins at 11 a.m. Easte...

VIX FUTURES AND OPTIONS: A CASE STUDY OF PORTFOLIO DIVERSIFICATION DURING THE 2008 FINANCIAL CRISIS RELEASED
Jul 8, 2009
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Chicago, July 8, - A recently released University of Massachusetts study found that certain investments in futures and options on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) could have reduced downside risk for a typical institutional investment portfolio d...

CFE'S JUNE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IS HIGHEST OF 2009; ADV 6% Ahead Of Previous Month, Down 36% From 2008, June Is Busiest Trading Month Since Last October
Jul 1, 2009
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Chicago, July 1, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that average daily volume (ADV) year to date through June 2009 was 4.6 million contracts, up three percent from 4.5 million contracts for the same period in 2008. During the first six months of 2009, nearly 570.0 million contracts changed hands - up two pe...

CBOE YEAR-TO-DATE 2009 ADV UP THREE PERCENT; June 2009 Daily Volume Averages 4.2 Million Contracts, Down 14 Percent
Jul 1, 2009
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CHICAGO, July 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during June was the highest to date during 2009, while total trading volume at CFE reached its highest level since October 2008.The 3,012 contracts traded per day during June was an increase of six percent from 2,836 contracts traded dur...

CBOE, CFE and CBSX Trading Schedule for Independence Day Holiday
Jun 25, 2009
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Chicago, June 25, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), and CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) today announced the following trading schedule in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.

CBOE to List LEAPS Options on Quest Communications International Inc. (Q) on Monday, June 22
Jun 19, 2009
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Chicago, June 19, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will list Long-term Equity AnticiPation Securities (LEAPS) options on Quest Communications International Inc. (Q) beginning Monday, June 22.

CBOE to List Options on Berkshire Hathaway B-Share, Thursday, June 18
Jun 18, 2009
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Chicago, June 17, - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced it will list options on Berkshire Hathaway B-shares (stock symbol BRK/B; option symbol BVQ) beginning Thursday, June 18.The Designated Primary Market Maker (DPM) for the options is Barclays Capital.

CFE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN MAY UP 28% OVER THE PREVIOUS MONTH, DOWN 50% FROM YEAR AGO; May Is Busiest Month Since Last October
Jun 1, 2009
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CHICAGO, June 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during May 2009 totaled 2,836 contracts, an increase of 28 percent from 2,220 contracts traded during April 2009.Total trading volume during May 2009 was 56,728 contracts, 22 percent ahead of the previous month when 46,624 contracts ch...

MOST ACTIVE MAY EVER: CBOE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUMEOF 5.0 MILLION CONTRACTS UP 22% FROM YEAR AGO
Jun 1, 2009
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Chicago, June 1, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that daily trading volume in May averaged five million contracts, up 22 percent compared to average daily volume (ADV) of 4.1 million contracts in May 2008 and down one percent from April 2009.During its most active May ever, Exchange volume totaled nearly 1...

CBOE, CFE and CBSX Trading Schedule for Memorial Day
May 18, 2009
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Chicago, May 18, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), and CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) today announced the following trading schedule in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. ...

CFE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN APRIL DIPS 3% FROM PREVIOUS MONTH; ADV in VIX Futures Unchanged Compared to March
May 4, 2009
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CHICAGO, May 4, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during April 2009 totaled 2,220 contracts, off three percent from 2,285 contracts traded during March 2009. Total trading volume during the month of April 2009 was 46,624 contracts, seven percent below the previous month when 50,271 contr...

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