2013 CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe: CBOE to Host Second Annual CBOE RMC Europe September 30 – October 2, 2013 in Portugal


CHICAGO, IL, May 31, 2013 – The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) will host the second annual CBOE Risk Management Conference (RMC) Europe, from Monday, September 30 through Wednesday, October 2, at Penha Longa Resort in Sintra, Portugal.

This highly-acclaimed conference, hosted annually in the U.S. by CBOE, is making its second visit to Europe this fall. For 29 years, the U.S. CBOE RMC has been regarded as the premier educational conference covering uses of equity derivatives to increase returns and manage risks.

The conference provides an ideal setting for institutional users and prospective users of exchange-traded derivatives to network with their peers, exchange ideas and learn the latest information about new trading products and risk management strategies. Session topics are current and relevant, and speakers are selected for their expertise and ability to communicate complex material in a straightforward, understandable manner.

Featuring two tracks of sessions, RMC is the only derivatives conference of its kind, featuring a comprehensive options and futures educational series geared to institutional money managers.

For additional conference information, see www.cboermc.com/Europe.

WHAT: Second Annual CBOE Risk Management Conference Europe
WHEN: Monday, September 30 through Wednesday, October 2, 2013
WHERE: Penha Longa Resort
Sintra, Portugal (outside of Lisbon)
CONTACT: Lynne Howard-Reed or Paul Stephens
Telephone: 312.786.8310
E-mail: institutional@cboe.com

About CBOE:
CBOE, the largest U.S. options exchange and creator of listed options, continues to set the bar for options and volatility trading through product innovation, trading technology and investor education. CBOE offers equity, index and ETP options, including proprietary products, such as S&P 500 options (SPX), the most active U.S. index option, and options and futures on the CBOE Volatility Index (the VIX Index). Other 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). CBOE is home to the world-renowned Options Institute and www.cboe.com, the go-to place for options and volatility trading resources. CBOE is regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), with all trades cleared by the OCC.

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