• Education | Jan 13, 2015, 1:56 PM

    New Study - Funds That Use Options – Growth (Part 1)

    New Study - Funds That Use Options – Growth (Part 1)

    A new study -- “Highlights of Performance Analysis of Options-Based Equity Mutual Funds, CEFs, and ETFs” -- analyzed SEC-regulated investment companies that focus on use of exchange-listed options for portfolio management (options-based funds). Key highlights of the study are summarized below, and for more analysis please visit www.cboe.com/funds. CO-AUTHORS of the CBOE-commissioned study on behalf of INGARM are Keith Black, Ph.D., CAIA, CFA, Managing Director of CAIA (Chartered Alternative[...]

  • Market News | Jan 12, 2015, 2:45 PM

    List of Speakers for CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) March 4 – 6 in California

    List of Speakers for CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) March 4 – 6 in California

    Now in its 31st year, the annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) is an educational forum dedicated to exploring the latest products, trading strategies and tactics used to manage risk exposure and enhance yields. Below is the list of distinguished speakers expected to present at the RMC March 4 - 6, 2015, at the Park Hyatt Aviara, Carlsbad, CA. Arie Aboulafia, Senior Portfolio Manager, Capstone Investment Advisors, LLC Brandon Bates, Portfolio Manager, BlackRock Benjamin Bowler,[...]