London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange


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London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)

A leading market for trading options and futures on euro money market derivatives.

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange

An electronic exchange on which a variety of derivatives are traded. Popular investments on LIFFE include futures and options on agricultural goods and financial instruments such as interest rates. It was established in 1982 and in 2000 it became completely electronic by closing its trading floor. In 2002, it became part of Euronext.

London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE)

A profit-seeking, shareholder-owned exchange that offers trading in a wide range of derivative securities, including futures and options on interest rates, equity options, and agricultural commodity contracts. LIFFE merged with the London Traded Options Market in 1992 and with the London Commodity Exchange in 1996. The exchange was established in 1982 as an open outcry market but by 2000 had transferred all of its contracts to an electronic platform known as LIFFE CONNECT.
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Notable tenants include the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE) and the Standard Bank London Ltd.
LONDON, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE) announced today that LIFFE's real-time prices from LIFFE's Market Feed will be available via designated Quote Vendors on the World Wide Web, effective immediately.
He has spent time on secondment to the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange, and has worked closely with the European institutions in Brussels.
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Midas Securities now offers clients the opportunity to trade security futures through OneChicago, a joint venture between the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the Chicago Board of Trade; as well as Nasdaq Liffe Markets, a joint venture between NASDAQ and The London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange.
The primary market for trading FT-SE 100 Index futures and options is the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE).
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a/c/e - alliance/cbot/eurex ADX - Australian Derivatives Exchange CME - Chicago Mercantile Exchange EUREX - European Exchange LIFFE - London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange MATIF - Marche A Terme d'Instruments Financiers MONEP - Le Marche des Options Negociables de Paris NYBOT - New York Board of Trade SFE - Sydney Futures Exchange SGX - Singapore Exchange
Options Direct is regulated by the Securities and Futures Authority and is a member of the London Stock Exchange, EUREX and the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE).
It also is a non-clearing member of the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange (LIFFE) and Eurex, the European derivatives exchange.
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