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  • April 2014 InBOX

    • Apr 8, 2014

    This is the April issue of InBOX, your news source from inside the BOX Options Exchange. This monthly publication will provide convenient summaries of recent developments at BOX.

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  • BOX Price Improvement Activity for March

    • Apr 3, 2014

    In the month of March, price improved contracts on BOX Options Exchange averaged 312,692 per day.

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Trades Overview

  • $192,162July 13
  • $195,265Aug 13
  • $206,402Sep 13
  • $278,144Oct 13
  • $229,865Nov 13
  • $221,410Dec 13
  • $267,560Jan 14
  • $304,880Feb 14
  • $479,117 Mar 14
  • July 13
  • Aug 13
  • Sep 13
  • Oct 13
  • Nov 13
  • Dec 13
  • Jan 14
  • Feb 14
  • Mar 14
  • $ 500,000
  • $ 450,000
  • $ 400,000
  • $ 350,000
  • $ 300,000
  • $ 250,000
  • $ 200,000
  • $ 150,000
  • $ 100,000
  • $ 50,000
  • $ 0
  • $168,000Jan 12
  • $185,000Feb
  • $148,000Mar
  • $174,000Apr
  • $178,000May
  • $160,000Jun
  • $180,000Jul
  • $148,000Aug
  • $155,000Sep
  • $130,000Oct
  • $225,000Nov
  • $175,000Dec
  • Jan 12
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • $ 250,000
  • $ 200,000
  • $ 150,000
  • $ 100,000
  • $ 50,000
  • $ 0
  • $300,000Jan 11
  • $348,000Feb
  • $245,000Mar
  • $240,000Apr
  • $215,000May
  • $160,000Jun
  • $198,000Jul
  • $320,000Aug
  • $170,000Sep
  • $180,000Oct
  • $170,000Nov
  • $148,000Dec
  • Jan 11
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • $ 350,000
  • $ 300,000
  • $ 250,000
  • $ 200,000
  • $ 150,000
  • $ 100,000
  • $ 50,000
  • $ 0
  • $110,000Jan
  • $80,000Feb
  • $100,000Mar
  • $170,000Apr
  • $350,000May
  • $230,000Jun
  • $160,000Jul
  • $200,000Aug
  • $235,000Sep
  • $220,000Oct
  • $270,000Nov
  • $255,000Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • $ 400,000
  • $ 350,000
  • $ 300,000
  • $ 250,000
  • $ 200,000
  • $ 150,000
  • $ 100,000
  • $ 50,000
  • $ 0
  • 315,663July 13
  • 332,134Aug 13
  • 346,895Sep 13
  • 357,021 Oct 13
  • 347,185Nov 13
  • 279,815Dec 13
  • 311,750Jan 14
  • 311,467Feb 14
  • 475,418 Mar 14
  • July 13
  • Aug 13
  • Sep 13
  • Oct 13
  • Nov 13
  • Dec 13
  • Jan 14
  • Feb 14
  • Mar 14
  • 800,000
  • 700,000
  • 600,000
  • 500,000
  • 400,000
  • 300,000
  • 200,000
  • 100,000
  • 0
  • 590,000Jan
  • 660,000Feb
  • 635,000Mar
  • 612,000Apr
  • 700,000May
  • 650,000Jun
  • 595,000Jul
  • 530,000Aug
  • 570,000Sep
  • 508,000Oct
  • 485,000Nov
  • 420,000Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • 800,000
  • 700,000
  • 600,000
  • 500,000
  • 400,000
  • 300,000
  • 200,000
  • 100,000
  • 0
  • 600,000Jan '11
  • 510,000Feb
  • 440,000Mar
  • 450,000Apr
  • 438,000May
  • 400,000Jun
  • 590,000Jul
  • 870,000Aug
  • 630,000Sep
  • 670,000Oct
  • 585,000Nov
  • 500,000Dec
  • Jan '11
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • 900,000
  • 800,000
  • 700,000
  • 600,000
  • 500,000
  • 400,000
  • 300,000
  • 200,000
  • 100,000
  • 0
  • 325,000Jan
  • 268,000Feb
  • 280,000Mar
  • 380,000Apr
  • 375,000May
  • 385,000Jun
  • 392,000Jul
  • 350,000Aug
  • 398,000Sep
  • 396,000Oct
  • 424,000.5Nov
  • 410,000Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • 450,000
  • 400,000
  • 350,000
  • 300,000
  • 250,000
  • 200,000
  • 150,000
  • 100,000
  • 50,000
  • 0

Best Price Improvement (PIP)

Week ending April 11, 2014
Date Option NBBO Trade Impr.
4/10 B BWA 140419C50.00 13.5 11.2 2.3
4/10 B BWA 140419C50.00 13.5 11.2 2.3
4/11 B PSA 140920C160.00 14 11.75 2.25
4/11 B PSA 140920C160.00 14 11.75 2.25
4/11 B GOOGL 150117C575.00 37.7 35.67 2.03
  • S = Sell
  • B = Buy
  • Unit = US$

BOX Daily Market Share

Trading volume on BOX as percentage of overall trading volume at OCC in the classes listed on BOX.

March 26, 2013
Symbol Volume Mrkt Share
SPY 29,782 1.42%
IWM 8,899 2.34%
BAC 8,671 2.45%
AAPL 5,945 1.78%
GLD 4,530 4.54%