The Spread

The Spread was created at the start of 2018 as a more lighthearted way to distribute and comment on options-related news. Since then, the weekly recap hosted by JLN Editor Spencer Doar has undergone a few upgrades and some on-location episodes. Stay tuned! 

The Spread – Wild West – 3/8

A judge’s comparison of FX options trading to the Wild West, MIAX’s news-making tear, and a little bit of Simon and Garfunkel awaits viewers of this week’s episode of “The Spread.” The following are stories referenced in this week's episode: -...

The Spread – Transitions – 1/11

In this episode of "The Spread" we deal with a number of transitions.  Below are stories referenced this week:  -Bloomberg -> MarketAxess Hires Cboe's Chris Concannon as President, COO -Financial Times -> Wall Street battles for...

The Spread – A New Year – 1/4

It's hard to believe 2018 is in the rear-view mirror, but markets stop for no one. So without further ado, enjoy the first episode of "The Spread" in 2019. Below are the stories referenced in this week's episode: -Youtube -> Up, Down, Touch...

The Spread – Bumpy Road – 10/1

Editor's Note: A clarification from Eurex regarding its speed bump is discussed in this episode - the latency protection functionality will be available with the annual T7 system release but IS NOT going live in December as stated in...

The Spread – Record Highs – 9/21

To put it bluntly, action in marijuana stocks this week was nuts.   Stories referenced in this week's episode of "The Spread" are as follows:  Cboe Blog -> Cboe SKEW Index Tops 150 for Record Four Straight Trading Days; Some Cite...

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