— FINRA seeks to more closely monitor options trading to protect new retail investors; Crypto volatility continues; MIAX notches another record; Top 5 winners of CME Group’s trading contest include Loyola University Chicago, University of Illinois and Southern Illinois University;
– “John’s Take:” A bittersweet farewell to John J. Lothian & Co.’s office on LaSalle Street;
– Jermal Chandler looks at American-style options’ parameters in the “Term of the Week.”
Fed to Reduce Bond Purchases in March; Trader Bet $65 Million in Options; Blockbuster Options Activity Recorded
OPTIONS NEWS: Fed Moves Up Bond Taper, $65 Mln Option Bet & Blockbuster Options Activity in Alex Perry’s Optionstopia.
JOHN’S TAKE: Cboe looks at Meme Stock and Options Trading in John’s Take.
TERM OF THE WEEK: “European-Style Options” is the Term of the Week with tastytrade’s Jermal Chandler.