FLEX Options

FLEX Options

Exchange traded equity or index options, where the investor can specify within certain limits the terms of the options, such as exercise price Expiration date, exercise type, and settlement calculation.

FLEX Option

An option that does not have standardized features. The writer and the buyer of a FLEX option negotiate the specific terms, such as the strike price and the expiration date. It is important to note the FLEX options do not trade in the continuous market. Generally speaking, clearing houses are the main writers of FLEX options.
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Other products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, Weeklys options, FLEX options, and benchmark products such as the CBOE S&P BuyWrite Index (BXM).
Other products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, LEAPS options, FLEX options, and benchmark products such as the CBOE S&P BuyWrite Index (BXM).
The airline's fare structure is tiered, with Basic, Basic Plus and Maxi Flex options, and all fares are inclusive of one piece of cabin baggage and a snack onboard.
Its policies today include 68 weeks of job-guaranteed leave for new mothers and a host of flex options that allow for more telecommuting and flexible schedules.
These firms are exploring more efficient ways of managing risk exposures and doing so, they're expanding their product selection to include more VIX-related, ETF/index and listed FLEX options.
Other groundbreaking products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, LEAPS options, FLEX options, and benchmark products, such as the CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index (BXM).
Other groundbreaking products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, LEAPS, FLEX options, and benchmark products, such as the CBOE BuyWrite Index (BXM).
Nearly 3,000 call contracts have traded for all FLEX options with less than three months to expiration.
A staff of sales traders, floor brokers and operational support team executes transactions in exchange listed equity and index options, exchange traded funds, FLEX options and listed structured equity derivative products, and AMEX listed securities.
In fact, since First Tennessee began offering flex options in 1992, the average absenteeism has dropped from about six days to one and a half; employee retention rates increased from 78 to 84 percent.
Trading Edge will work with the CBOE to build a highly customized web-based system for trading CBOE's FLEX options, which allow institutional markets/participants, such as pension funds, money managers and insurance companies, to meet their investment objectives by customizing certain terms of an option contract.
Other products engineered by CBOE include equity options, security index options, Weeklys options, FLEX options and benchmark products such as the CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index (BXM).