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December 14, 2017 10:12:50 AM

MIAX Options Exchange Celebrates 5th Anniversary

MIAX Options Exchange (MIAX Options) has reached an important milestone as it celebrates the 5th anniversary of its launch. Successfully launched on December 7, 2012, MIAX Options began by listing a single symbol before rolling out additional symbols thereafter. Today, MIAX Options lists and trades options on over 2,700 multi-listed classes and is recognized within the options industry for its exceptional technological capabilities, risk assessment and management as well as quality customer service.   

MIAX Press Release 12142017

November 03, 2017 10:11:09 AM

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Reports October 2017 Trading Activity for MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL; MIAX PEARL Executes 10% of Industry Simple SPY Contract Volume and Sets New Daily Record for Contracts

Miami International Holdings, Inc. today reported the October 2017 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL (together, the MIAX Exchange Group). The MIAX Exchange Group collectively executed over 20.6 million contracts in October 2017 for a combined average daily volume (ADV) of 939,113 contracts, representing a total U.S. equity options market share of 6.32%.  In SPY options, MIAX PEARL achieved 6.3% and 10.0% market share of industry SPY volume and Simple SPY volume, respectively, as reported by OPRA.
 

MIAX Press Release 11032017

September 06, 2017 10:09:22 AM

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Reports August 2017 Trading Activity for MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL; MIAX PEARL Achieves Over 2% Market Share and Sets New Market Share and Contract Records

Miami International Holdings, Inc. today reported the August 2017 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL (together, the MIAX Exchange Group). The MIAX Exchange Group collectively executed over 22.6 million contracts in August 2017 for a combined average daily volume (ADV) of 982,808 contracts, representing a total U.S. equity options market share of 6.87%. 
 

MIAX News Release 09062017

August 02, 2017 12:08:08 PM

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Reports July 2017 Trading Activity for MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL; MIAX PEARL Sets New Market Share and Contract Records; MIAX Options Launches New Functionality

Miami International Holdings, Inc. today reported the July 2017 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL (together, the MIAX Exchange Group). The MIAX Exchange Group collectively executed over 17.9 million contracts in July 2017 for a combined average daily volume (ADV) of 898,601 contracts, representing a total U.S. equity options market share of 6.49%. 

MIAX Press Release 08022017

July 26, 2017 05:07:25 PM

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Partner LedgerX becomes CFTC Approved Derivatives Clearing Organization and Swap Execution Facility for Digital Currency Derivatives

Miami International Holdings, Inc.

MIAX News Release 07262017

July 13, 2017 03:07:27 PM

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Reports June and First Half 2017 Trading Activity for MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL; MIAX PEARL Achieves 1% Market Share and Sets New Record of 1.42%

Miami International Holdings, Inc. today reported the June and first half 2017 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL (together, the MIAX Exchange Group). In June and the first half of 2017, respectively, the MIAX Exchange Group collectively executed over 21.2 and 112.3 million contracts for a combined average daily volume (ADV) of 965,963 and 898,727 contracts, representing a total U.S. equity options market share of 6.32% and 6.11%.  
 

MIAX News Release 07132017

July 10, 2017 11:07:51 AM

MIAX Options Exchange Enters into 2017 Equity Rights Transaction with Exchange Members Including Barclays, Citadel Securities, IMC, Morgan Stanley & Co., Optiver US, Susquehanna Securities, Timber Hill, and Wolverine Trading

MIAX Options Exchange (MIAX Options or the Exchange) announced today that it has closed its 2017 Equity Rights Program (ERP-III) following its entry into agreements with several leading order flow providers and market making MIAX Options member firms. Similar to the structure of ERP-I and ERP-II, its prior two Equity Rights Programs, ERP-III provides these MIAX Options member firms with the right to invest in MIAX Options’ parent holding company Miami International Holdings, Inc.

MIAX Press Release 07102017

April 05, 2017 03:04:32 PM

Miami International Holdings, Inc. Reports March 2017 Trading Activity for MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL

Miami International Holdings, Inc. today reported the March 2017 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX Options and MIAX PEARL (together, the MIAX Exchange Group). The MIAX Exchange Group collectively executed over 20 million contracts in March 2017 for a combined average daily volume (ADV) of 873,788 contracts, representing a total U.S. equity options market share of 6.10%.  
 

MIAX Press Release 04052017

March 02, 2017 09:03:03 AM

MIAX Options Reports February 2017 Trading Activity

MIAX Options Exchange today announced that over 19.4 million contracts were executed on MIAX Options in February 2017, equating to an average daily volume (ADV) of over 1 million contracts. The February volume represents a 12.1% increase from the 17.3+ million contracts executed in January 2017 and a 6.9% increase from the 18.2+ million contracts executed in February 2016. MIAX Options’ February equity options market share of 6.84% represents an 11.6% increase from the 6.13% achieved in February 2016 and a 15.2% increase from the 5.94% achieved in January 2017. For the entire U.S.

MIAX Press Release 03022017

February 15, 2017 02:02:33 PM

MIAX Options Named Best Overall Exchange at Fund Technology and WSL Awards 2017

MIAX Options Exchange announced today that it was named “Best Overall Exchange” at the Fund Technology and WSL Awards 2017. Previously known as the WSL (Wall Street Letter) Institutional Trading Awards, the Fund Technology and WSL Awards 2017 recognize and reward providers catering to asset managers and institutional traders that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovative product development over the past 12 months. In 2015 and 2016 MIAX Options was named “Best Infrastructure/Technology Initiative by an Exchange/ATS” by the Wall Street Letter.
 

MIAX Press Release 02152017