COMEX Copper Options

  • 8 Nov 2017
  • By CME Group
  • Topics: Metals

Copper options have seen tremendous growth in the last few months, with open interest reaching a recent high of 14,609 on October 19.

Join Dave Lerman of CME Group as he takes a closer look at copper options recent growth, what is driving the activity and how you can benefit from this transparent and flexible tool for hedging price exposure.

Learn more about the recent growth story including:

  • The implementation of a new market maker program in Copper options in July and the immediate growth results
  • How bid offer spreads have narrowed and the depth of order book has shown marked improvement
  • Recent Copper volatility, trading strategies and the current competitive landscape
  • Recent resurgence in Copper prices and if it means growth in global economies domestically and in places such as China and India

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