In Case You Missed It: May 2021
Cboe Global Markets™ Reports April 2021 Trading Volume
Cboe™ reported April 2021 trading volume on May 5. In April, index options average daily volume (ADV) increased 12 percent and VIX futures increased 68%, compared to April 2020. Additionally, European equities market share was 17.9 percent in April 2021, up from 15.4 percent in April 2020 and the highest since July 2020.
Cboe Global Markets Declares Second-Quarter 2021 Dividend
On May 13, Cboe announced its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.42 per share of common stock for the second quarter of 2021. The second-quarter 2021 dividend is payable on June 15, 2021, to stockholders of record as of May 28, 2021.
Following its 2021 Annual Meeting, Cboe announced the preliminary shareholder voting results from the meeting, which was held on May 13. Edward T. Tilly will serve as Chairman of the board for a fifth consecutive year. Eugene S. Sunshine, who has served on the board of Cboe Global Markets since 2010 and Cboe Options from 2003 to 2017, will serve as Lead Director for a fourth consecutive year.
A Deep Dive Into U.S. Equities Trading Venues
In the Cboe Execution Consulting Team’s latest analysis of U.S. equities markets, the team takes a closer look at execution types available to market participants while U.S. equities volumes are hitting record highs, in part driven by retail participation and a fascination with “meme stocks.”
Cboe Global Markets to Present at Deutsche Bank Global Financial Services Conference Tuesday, June 1
Chris Isaacson, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, and Brian Schell, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will present at Deutsche Bank's 11th Annual Global Financial Services Conference, taking place virtually, on Tuesday, June 1 at 1:25 p.m. (Eastern Time).
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