The Spread – A Bumpy Ride

Spencer Doar

Spencer Doar

Associate Editor

Some fines and a speed delay make for a bumpy ride in this episode of The Spread.

The following are stories referenced: 
JLN Options for February 4 -> Covered the first series of Cboe fines 
Cboe Disciplinary Notice ->  ABN AMRO Clearing Chicago LLC
MarketVoice -> Eurex to test “speed bump” for equity options; German exchange looking for ways to increase order book liquidity
MIAX -> Miami International Holdings and Templum Enter into Strategic Partnership to List and Trade Digital Securities on a MIAX Exchange 
-JLN Industry Leader Series:
      –John Davidson, OCC
      –Ed Tilly, Cboe Global Markets 
-JLN spoofing trial coverage: 
      –US v. Jitesh Thakkar: An Exercise in Justice
      –US v Thakkar: “MasterChief” Day
      –Data Day in the case of U.S. v. Jitesh Thakkar
      –Defense rests in a “thin” case against Jitesh Thakkar
      –A “Computer Guy From Naperville”: Closing Arguments in US v Thakkar
      –Hung Jury in Trial of US v Thakkar

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