Cboe, CBSX, & CFE Press Releases

2011 RISK MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE;

CBOE TO HOST 27th ANNUAL RMC FEBRUARY 27 TO MARCH 1, 2011

Chicago, IL, September 14, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) is pleased to announce the 27th annual Risk Management Conference, which will be held from Sunday, February 27 through Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at the St. Regis Monarch Beach resort in Dana Point, California.    

The RMC is an educational forum where end users of equity derivatives discuss the latest strategies and tactics to manage risk exposure and enhance yields. The conference provides an ideal setting for users and prospective users of exchange-traded derivatives to network with their peers, share ideas and learn the latest information about new products, practices and strategies.  Featuring two tracks of sessions, it is the only derivatives conference of its kind featuring a comprehensive options and futures educational series geared to institutional money managers. 

WHAT:                  27th Annual Risk Management Conference

WHEN:                  Sunday, February 27 through Tuesday, March 1, 2011

WHERE:                St. Regis Monarch Beach 

                           Dana Point, California

CONTACT:             Lynne Howard-Reed

                           Telephone: (312) 786-7206

                           E-mail:  institutional@cboe.com

                           Internet:  www.cboeRMC.com

                                                                 

Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), the largest U.S. options exchange and creator of listed options, continues to set the bar for options trading through product innovation, trading technology and investor education. CBOE offers equity, index and ETF options, including proprietary products, such as S&P 500 options (SPX), the most active U.S. index option, and options on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), the world's barometer for market volatility. Other groundbreaking products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, LEAPS, FLEX options, and benchmark products, such as the CBOE BuyWrite Index (BXM). CBOE's Hybrid Trading System incorporates electronic and open-outcry trading and is powered by CBOEdirect, a proprietary, state-of-the-art electronic platform that also supports the CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE), CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) and OneChicago. CBOE is home to the world-renowned Options Institute and www.cboe.com, named "Best of the Web" for options information and education.

CBOE, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE), is regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), with all trades cleared by the AAA-rated Options Clearing Corporation (OCC).    

                                                                


Press contacts:

Gail Osten

(312) 786-7123                                                                          

osten@cboe.com                                                                             

Gary Compton 

(312) 786-7612

comptong@cboe.com

Analyst Contact: 

Debbie Koopman 

(312) 786-7136 

koopman@cboe.com

CBOE-OE

CBOE®, Chicago Board Options Exchange®, CBOEdirect®, Hybrid®, CBOE Volatility Index®, VIX®, LEAPS®, FLEX®, CBSX®, and CBOE Stock Exchange® are registered trademarks of Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated (CBOE).  RMC, Risk Management Conference, BXM and SPX are servicemarks of CBOE.  CFE® is a registered trademark and CBOE Futures Exchange is a service mark of CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC.