CME Group is experiencing a boom in options activity as investors and traders increasingly use options on futures contracts as a more flexible and cost-effective tool for managing portfolio risk. In this article, the Financial Times explores the factors fueling this rapid growth in the sector.
CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. The company is comprised of four Designated Contract Markets (DCMs). Further information on each exchange's rules and product listings can be found by clicking on the links to CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX.