OptionMetrics, an options database and analytics provider for international institutional investors and academic researchers, today launched its new IvyDB Signed Volume dataset at Europe EQD 2020 in Barcelona. OptionMetrics IvyDB Signed Volume is an add-on to OptionMetrics’ popular IvyDB US. It delivers daily updates to option market order flows, participant activity, and buy/sell pressure on options markets to improve trading strategy and research. The database contains daily US options trading data on over 10,000 underlying stocks and indices since March 2018.
Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH), the parent holding company of the MIAX Options®, MIAX PEARL™ and MIAX Emerald™ options exchanges (the MIAX Exchange Group™), today announced that Mark Wetjen has joined MIH as Executive Vice President, Futures and Innovative Products of MIH and Executive Regulatory
Liaison Officer. He will also serve as the Chief Executive Officer of Miami International Futures Exchange, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of MIH. Wetjen will play a pivotal role in projects relating to the futures business as the MIAX Exchange Group expands from electronic trading of options into cash equities, futures and innovative products, including digital securities and crypto assets and derivatives.
OCC, the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization, today announced that it received regulatory approval of its new capital management policy by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Old Mission Holdings (“Old Mission”), a global, multi-asset class market-making firm, today announced that the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA) has approved a brokerage license modification for its Old Mission Markets subsidiary. The change will enable Old Mission Markets to begin offering trading services directly to buy-side institutions and ETF issuers later this year, complementing the firm’s existing market-making business conducted through the Old Mission Capital broker-dealer.
The Management Board of Eurex Deutschland took the following decisions with effect from
2 March 2020: