The Weekend Update: February 3-7, 2020
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Where Have All The Futures Traders Gone? Ask the Hedge Funds
The slow death of hedge funds is taking down a once-popular derivatives contract with it.
That’s one of the theories for why aggregate positions in S&P 500 futures have fallen steadily as a percentage of the index’s market cap since the financial crisis.
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A CYBER SECURITY UPDATE BY VSEC, LLC
CFTC Request About ‘Cloud Hopper’ Attacks and Recommended Security Responses The CFTC asked all futures markets participants to report by January 20th if they had (or had not) been impacted by the Cloud Hopper security breaches described by the Wall Street Journal on…
TOM ZAGARA – OPEN OUTCRY TRADERS HISTORY PROJECT – PART 1
Tom Zagara has lots of great stories to tell from his time as a trader at the Chicago Board Options Exchange. He was a broker, trader, marketmaker and more down on the CBOE trading floor starting in the 1970s. His best day trading was the stock market crash of 1987….