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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

February 07, 2017 08:02:16 AM

MIAX PEARL Successfully Launches Trading Operations

MIAX PEARL, the newest U.S. equity options exchange, today announced a successful launch of trading operations with the rollout of options on its first symbol, IBM. MIAX PEARL will continue listing options on IBM for its first week of trading and then begin rolling out additional symbols thereafter. MIAX PEARL is the second exchange of the MIAX exchange group following the launch of MIAX Options in December 2012 by its parent holding company Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH).   
 

MIAX Press Release 02062017

February 03, 2017 03:02:56 PM

MIAX PEARL Confirms February 6, 2017 Launch Date

MIAX PEARL, the newest U.S. equity options exchange, today confirmed that it will launch trading operations on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 9:30 a.m., Eastern Standard Time. MIAX PEARL further confirmed that IBM will be its first symbol listed for options trading. MIAX PEARL is the second exchange offered by its parent holding company Miami International Holdings, Inc. The first exchange, MIAX Options, began operations in December of 2012, and executed 6.81% of U.S. equity options industry volume in 2016. To date, MIAX Options has executed more than 690 million contracts.
 

MIAX Press Release 02032017

February 01, 2017 12:02:53 PM

MIAX Options Announces Successful Completion of Complex Order Rollout to All Symbols Traded on the Exchange

MIAX Options Exchange today announced that it had successfully completed the rollout of its Complex Order functionality to all symbols traded on the Exchange. MIAX Options initially introduced Complex Orders in October 2016 to a single symbol and the functionality was strategically rolled out to additional symbols in phases thereafter. MIAX Options’ Complex Order System leverages one of the options industry’s fastest and most reliable technology platforms to provide for the simultaneous execution of multi-leg orders on a single underlying symbol.

MIAX Press Release 02012017

January 07, 2017 11:01:34 PM

MIAX Options 2016 Trading Results in New All-Time Market Share and Revenue Records

MIAX Options Exchange today announced that annual market share on the exchange reached a new all-time record in 2016, with additional single day and quarterly market share records also set over the course of the year. In addition, total revenues and net revenues generated from MIAX Options increased 10.8% and 10.1%, respectively, over 2015’s total and net revenues, marking the fourth consecutive year that MIAX Options has experienced double digit growth in annual total and net revenues.

MIAX Press Release 01062017

December 16, 2016 10:12:41 AM

Miami International Holdings and Ledger Holdings Announce Investment in LedgerX Holding Company; MIH Secures Exclusive Worldwide Product Licensing Rights for Digital Currency Derivatives and Signs Technology Agreement for MIAX Technologies

Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH), the parent holding company of the MIAX Options Exchange (MIAX Options), and Ledger Holdings Inc. (Ledger Holdings), the parent holding company of LedgerX LLC (LedgerX), today jointly announced that MIH has completed an investment in Ledger Holdings. MIH was also instrumental in assembling a consortium of other investors who have co-invested with MIH in Ledger Holdings.

MIAX Press Release 12162016

December 14, 2016 04:12:49 PM

Miami International Holdings Receives Approval from SEC to Launch MIAX PEARL; Targets February 6, 2017 Launch

Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH), the parent holding company of the MIAX Options Exchange (MIAX Options), today announced that it has received approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch its second options exchange, MIAX PEARL. MIH is targeting a launch date of Monday, February 6, 2017 for MIAX PEARL.

MIAX Press Release 12142016

December 02, 2016 09:12:31 AM

MIAX Options Reports November 2016 Trading Activity; Remains #1 in Time at NBBO for Both All Option Classes and Penny Pilot Option Classes for October 2016

MIAX Options Exchange today announced that over 19.2 million contracts were executed on MIAX Options in November 2016, equating to an average daily volume (ADV) of over 900,000 contracts. The November volume represents a 3.1% increase from the 18.7+ million contracts executed in October 2016 and an 8.9% decrease from the 21.1+ million contracts executed in November 2015. MIAX Options’ year-to-date total as of November 2016 of over 229.1 million contracts represents a 0.6% decrease from the 230.5+ million contracts achieved during the same time period in 2015.

MIAX Options Press Release 12022016