Archive for April, 2013

Regulation of Cross-Border OTC Derivatives Activities: Finding the Middle Ground

I read with interest the above title: “Regulation of Cross-Broker OTC Derivatives Activities: Finding the Middle Ground”. (see full article below). It is my opinion that we don’t need a “Middle Ground”. What we need is one sensible Global Regulation for the Global Financial Markets which include derivatives. This will give investors a wider range […]

Mini Options at NYSE Euronext (NYX)

On March 18, 2013, NYSE Euronext (NYX) lunched mini option contracts for Google (GOOG), SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL) and the SPDR S&P500 ETF (SPY). This will enables their customers to trade options in smaller blocks than before, thus enabling investors with limited capital to trade options on higher priced issues without […]