Upcoming Live Webinars

MiFID II, Regulatory and Tax Issues for Proprietary Traders
Wednesday, July 5th, 11:00-11:30 a.m. BST

Please join OptionsCity and Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP as we host a live webinar for in-house counsel and other professionals on the latest developments in the legal and regulatory landscape surrounding MiFID II. Discussion topics will include registration/authorization requirements under MiFID II, corporate structure and cross-border tax issues among the US, the UK, and elsewhere in the EU, and cross-border trading and country-specific exemptions.

Hosted By:
– ROB PERKINS, Director of Sales EMEA, OptionsCity Software
– LANCE ZINMAN, Global Co-Chair, Financial Services Practice, Katten Muchin Rosenman
– SANJAY MEHTA, Partner, Tax Planning Practice, Katten Muchin Rosenman
– NEIL ROBSON, Partner, Financial Services Practice, Katten Muchin Rosenman

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Recorded Webinars

FinTech Innovation with APIs

FinTech Innovation with APIs

The FinTech industry is ripe for such innovation and the increasing availability of APIs are already demonstrating some of the potential opportunities.

How City Execution Simplifies Your Futures Trading

How City Execution Simplifies Your Futures Trading

As the newly selected Top New Eikon App for 2017, City Execution keeps adding robust features.
In this webinar, we introduced two new updates: Market Depth Ladder and User Defined Spreads.

Nordic Power moving from Forwards to Futures

Nordic Power moving from Forwards to Futures

In this webinar, Knut Rabbe, Sales Executive at Nasdaq Commodities, provided an overview of Nasdaq’s recent move from DS Futures to Futures contracts in Nordic power.

Why Directional Traders Need to Understand Options

Why Directional Traders Need to Understand Options

OptionsCity Software and Advantage Futures invited Ben Ryan, professional options trader at NEOS, to discuss options trading strategies for directional traders using CityTrader platform.

Trading Futures on Eikon

Trading Futures on Eikon

In this webinar, Grant Cupps, OptionsCity Director of Product Management, provided an overview of the trading functionality about City Execution on Thomson Reuters Eikon.

Overview of Nasdaq Nordic Products on CityTrader

Overview of Nasdaq Nordic Products on CityTrader

In this webinar, Les Male, AVP Sales Executive at Nasdaq Commodities, provided an overview of Nordic products. Rob Perkins, Business Development Manager at OptionsCity, followed up with a CityTrader demo, reviewing some features for trading Nordic products.

Time Critical American Option Pricing

Time Critical American Option Pricing

OptionsCity has several pricing models that are widely used by market makers. Our Head of Quantitative Analysis highlighted some of the sophisticated American option pricing models that exist in Metro NOW and give the attendees the opportunity to engage and ask questions.

In Depth Review of Metro Apps Part 1

In Depth Review of Metro Apps Part 1

In this webinar, we invited Kevin Reeves from Axonetric who provided an in depth overview of popular Metro Apps, including Auto-RFQ, Profiteer Engine and Auto-Hedger.

In Depth Review of Metro Apps Part 2 - BBO Trading App

In Depth Review of Metro Apps Part 2 – BBO Trading App

In this webinar, Victor Glava, OptionsCity CTO, discussed the BBO Trading App, OptionsCity’s innovative way of getting best price execution for energy derivative products across CME, ICE and Nasdaq Futures exchanges.

Opportunities with Eurex Fixed Income Options

Opportunities with Eurex Fixed Income Options

In this webinar, we talked about Eurex fixed income options and OptionsCity Metro NOW ‘s accessibility to Eurex products. Traders can leverage Metro NOW to trade or make markets on the Eurex fixed income options products.

New Features in Metro for Energy Traders

New Features in Metro for Energy Traders

OptionsCity’s low-latency options trading platform Metro gives traders and market makers the tools they need to trade products in the energy markets, including CME Group, ICE and Nasdaq NFX.

Building a High Performance Trading Platform

Building a High Performance Trading Platform

The OptionsCity Metro platform has seen significant gains in both performance and functionality over the past year. In this webinar, Victor Glava, CTO of OptionsCity, shared insights into the OptionsCity approach to developing world-class trading solutions.

Introducing Weekly VIX Options on Metro NOW Platform

Introducing Weekly VIX Options on Metro NOW Platform

In this webinar, we invited Russell Rhoads from CBOE to give us a brief introduction about the Weekly VIX Options. Patrick Gardner from OptionsCity followed with a Metro NOW demonstration focused on trading these products.

Introducing CityTrader for RCG Clients

Introducing CityTrader for RCG Clients

In this webinar, we introduce CityTrader’s new functionalities. Alli Brennan from RCG joined our discussion to talk about how RCG offers seamless access to CityTrader.

Introducing CBOE SPX Options and Trading Strategies Using OptionsCity’s Metro

In this webinar, we have invited Russell Rhoads, Senior Instructor from CBOE, to join our discussion on trading CBOE SPX contracts and how to improve your performance with OptionsCity’s Metro.

SmarterMarketMaking

Smarter Market Making: Predicting Underlyings From Market Microstructure

Options traders are continually pushing the boundaries of their front end trading systems and looking for new and innovative ways to improve edge while reducing programming time and effort.

Metro NOW Widgets

Metro NOW Widgets

In this webinar, James Jaeschke, OptionsCity Solutions Engineer, and Kevin Reeves from Axonetric provided an overview of widgets in the City Store. If you are interested in the City Store, this is a great opportunity to ask questions and learn more about Metro NOW widgets.

Introducing CityTrader

Introducing CityTrader and Features

CityTrader brings advanced functionality, such as custom spread-building and RFQs, with the ease of an online trading platform to a broad audience of active traders and commodity market participants.

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The Changing Futures Options Markets: Volumes and Venues

With option volumes increasing over almost every asset class, how can traders better lock in on a moving target?

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Modeling Approaches to CSO Option Pricing

Modeling Approaches to CSO Option Pricing was presented live on Thursday, August 16th. During this presentation, we discuss the concepts involved in pricing a calendar spread option

BringingAlgosToLife

Bringing Algos to Life with Advantage Futures and OptionsCity

Advantage Futures and OptionsCity hosted a live webinar focused on the life cycle of sophisticated trading algos.

TradingVSTOXX

Trading VSTOXX – Market Making, modeling, and risk management in volatility futures

Volatility investing with the VSTOXX® — the European equivalent of the VIX—continue

CapturingVol

Capturing Volatility: Trading MGEX’s Hard Spring Wheat Contract with OptionsCity

Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX) and OptionsCity will explore market opportunities with a focus on Hard Red Spring Wheat (HRSW).

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Market Making CME Agricultural Products

OptionsCity and CME Group presented a live webinar focused on market making CME agricultural products on Wednesday, May 9th.

ExploringAutomatedTrading

Exploring Automated Trading

RCG and OptionsCity hosted a live webinar covering various topics pertaining to automated trading and focusing on how both futures and options traders can successfully apply

Volatility Advancements in 5.2

Exploring the Latest Volatility Advancements in Metro 5.2

Ever wanted to have more flexibility when calibrating a volatility curve to match market prices?

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Opportunities in European Commodity Derivatives

Liquidity and price volatility in underlying markets are providing a wide range of trading opportunities in European commodity derivatives.

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The Dynamics of Building and Back-Testing Strategies

OptionsCity and Vertex Analytics host this webinar and show how to successfully back-test models while leveraging historical data using OptionsCity’s recently launched product, Freeway Analytics.

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Better Approaches to American Style Options Pricing

Director of Quantitative Analysis, David Hrencecin discusses the Whaley and Ju-Zhong models, which are both analytic approximation methods for getting American option prices and greeks under the