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Total Return Futures Come Into Focus Due To 2020 Market Uncertainty

Several financial market dislocations associated with heightened equity market volatility impacted trading earlier this year. This market activity attracted new traders to total return futures (TRFs) as the relationship between short-term and long-term repo rates fell outside of historical norms.

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PUBLIC INFORMATION DATA FEEDS SHOULD HAVE PRIORITY OVER PRIVATE FEEDS

Equal information dissemination is fundamental to ensuring fair and transparent markets for all. Over the years, the time difference between private and public data feeds at exchanges has led to controversy and debate. This paper explains the data feed mechanism and reasons why it is implemented by exchanges.

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Optiver hosts Global Insights Webinar

Nearly 60% of investors, traders and other market participants who took part in a recent poll expect President Donald Trump to dispute the outcome of the upcoming US election in the event of a Biden win.

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