Monthly Archives: June 2015

History of Options

About 5 years ago, I wrote about the first offerings in options. In the late 1960s, as exchange volume for commodities began to shrink, the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) explored opportunities for diversification into the options market. Joseph W. Sullivan, Vice President of Planning for the CBOT, studied the over-the-counter option market and concluded […]

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Food for Thought

Max Bowie has been a part of data services for many years. As an editor of Inside Market Data, he gets inside tracks all the time. Having spoken with him personally, I can attest, he knows his stuff. This time, it’s a bit more tongue and cheek. He’s combining two passions, FX and food. The […]

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