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Gary Delany – Options Industry Council (OIC) Interview,Options,Video

Gary Delany

JLN Options editor Sarah Rudolph sat down with Gary Delany, Director of European Marketing and Education for the Options Industry Council (OIC), to discuss some of the findings of the study, “European Demand for U.S. Listed Equity Options,” including identifying the biggest users of US options and the barriers to trading. The OIC commissioned study conducted by the TABB Group found strong European demand for US listed options. The study included interviews with 29 participants from a cross section of US and European firms active in the US listed options industry, including broker-dealers, market makers, data providers, hedge funds, and…

Special Report: Markets Struggle with More Downgrades Environmental/Energy,Financials,Managed Futures,Metals,Options,Regulation,Special Report,Tech / HFT

In the wake of the recent historic news, JLN is putting out this Special Report to highlight some of the top stories from our newsletters. Obama to make statement at 1 p.m. Eastern Robert Schroeder – MarketWatch WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama will make a statement to the press at 1 p.m. Eastern, the White […]

Five Minutes with Gina McFadden Interview,Options

Gina McFadden

Gina McFadden is president of the Options Industry Council and executive vice president, industry services at The Options Clearing Corporation (OCC). She also sits on the steering committee of Women in Listed Derivatives (WILD), founded by Leslie Sutphen and Jessica Titlebaum. She sat down with Sarah Rudolph at the OIC’s offices in Chicago shortly before the IDX FIA/FOA International Derivatives Expo. Q: You are going to attend the IDX conference in London on June 8 and 9. What will you be doing at the conference? A: We’ll be attending the program, including the clearing panel, where Mike Walinskas [OIC senior…

Tony McCormick to be named CEO of Boston Options Exchange Blog

The John Lothian Newsletter has learned that Anthony (“Tony”) McCormick, formerly an executive with Charles Schwab and a CBOE board member, will be shortly be named CEO of the Boston Options Exchange. McCormick will begin work at BOX, as the exchange is known, on Monday. McCormick is a long-time derivatives industry executive whose experience spans futures, options and stocks. He currently serves as a board member of the Options Clearing Corporation. He formerly was a member of the board of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, where he served along side current TMX CEO Tom Kloet. TMX is the majority owner of…