CBOE to Host 33rd Annual CBOE RMC U.S. March 8 – March 10, 2017, in Dana Point, California

CHICAGO, IL -- December 9, 2016 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) will be hosting the 33rd annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) U.S., from March 8 through March 10, 2017 at the Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, California.

WHAT:  CBOE Risk Management Conference U.S.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 8, through Friday, March 10, 2017
WHERE: Monarch Beach Resort
Dana Point, California
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(NOTE: CBOE grants members of the financial press complimentary registration to RMC.)

About the CBOE Risk Management Conference
The annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) is the premier financial industry conference designed for institutional users of equity derivatives and volatility products. Now in its 33rd year in the U.S, the conference also is held annually in Europe and Asia.

CBOE RMC is an educational forum dedicated to exploring the latest products and strategies for managing risk, enhancing yields and lowering portfolio volatility for institutional investors. CBOE RMC brings together top traders, investors, strategists and researchers, enabling participants to learn the state of the art in portfolio management from highly regarded industry experts.

CBOE RMC’s agenda covers a variety of concepts, challenging attendees to think differently about how they manage positions, employ hedging techniques, utilize equity derivatives, and model and trade volatility. Topics ranging from basic derivatives applications to advanced trading concepts are current and relevant. Strategy discussions are overlaid with examples of actual trades and real-market applications. See for additional information.*

About CBOE
CBOE, the largest U.S. options exchange and creator of listed options, continues to set the bar for options and volatility trading through product innovation, trading technology and investor education. CBOE Holdings offers equity, index and ETP options, including proprietary products, such as options and futures on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX Index) and S&P 500 options (SPX), the most active U.S. index option. Other products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, Weeklys options, FLEX options, and benchmark products such as the CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index (BXM). CBOE Holdings is home to the world-renowned Options Institute, Livevol options analytics and data tools, and, the go-to place for options and volatility trading resources.

Media Contacts:

Analyst Contact:

Suzanne Cosgrove

Gary Compton

Debbie Koopman

(312) 786-7123

(312) 786-7612

(312) 786-7136


*Agenda and speakers may be subject to change.

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