Markets Media Live: Chicago Trading: Futures & Options Network (MM Live Chicago)
Venue: UNIVERSITY CLUB OF CHICAGO
|Event Date/Time: Oct 08, 2009||End Date/Time: Oct 08, 2009|
|Registration Date: Oct 02, 2009|
|Early Registration Date: Aug 31, 2009|
FOR DEBATE AND DISCUSSION WITH KEY PLAYERS
How has the role of the market maker evolved amid advances in trading technologies and a fundamental shift in market structure?
Why are market makers so vital to the continued growth of the options industry at large?
What is the difference between the different types of liquidity providers? How do the large firms differ from the newer, more nimble, tech-savvy market makers of today?
New options exchanges are emerging amid rapid consolidation as larger players want to seize on the increased demand for options trading venues. With potentially four new options exchanges in the pipeline, how many venues does the market actually need?
It is widely recognized that the buyside needs to seriously consider aggressive options trading and investing strategies. What are the challenges facing the larger institutions looking to enter this market?
Are major pension funds likely to dip their toes into the options market before a recovery for equities?
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This is a key event for market makers, option exchanges, trading platforms, institutional option traders and investors, regulatory authorities, option vendors, FCMs, fund of fund managers and consulting firms.
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