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Selling Options on Futures?

Old October 7th, 2013, 12:22 PM   #2161 (permalink)
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Hey there everyone. I can't believe how many pages have amassed since I've been gone. Do any of you trade fx options particularly eurusd. If so any advice on how to trade.

For some reason, I am not able to see the option chain for CCz13 on OX. Anyone else encountring the same problem? I tried it on 2 different machines and connections.

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Old October 7th, 2013, 12:24 PM   #2162 (permalink)
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For some reason, I am not able to see the option chain for CCz13 on OX. Anyone else encountring the same problem? I tried it on 2 different machines and connections.

I have the same problem. I can see Puts but most of the Calls are blank.

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Old October 7th, 2013, 12:26 PM   #2163 (permalink)
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For some reason, I am not able to see the option chain for CCz13 on OX. Anyone else encountring the same problem? I tried it on 2 different machines and connections.

Yes, I have the same problem. I called OEX support and told them. They had no explanation. One workaround is to use the "old " Trade Ticket. I was able to view bid/ask and enter a trade that way. The All In One ticket doesn;t support it today (but it did last week!).

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Old October 7th, 2013, 12:29 PM   #2164 (permalink)
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Yes, I have the same problem. I called OEX support and told them. They had no explanation. One workaround is to use the "old " Trade Ticket. I was able to view bid/ask and enter a trade that way. The All In One ticket doesn;t support it today (but it did last week!).

How did you get to view the Margin Requirements?

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Old October 7th, 2013, 12:31 PM   #2165 (permalink)
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How did you get to view the Margin Requirements?

Use the Trade Calculator, and manually type in the symbol: CCZ331000C
. You just can't click the Trade Now button to enter an order.

For what it is worth, I have never had this issue until today.

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Old October 7th, 2013, 12:33 PM   #2166 (permalink)
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Use the Trade Calculator, and manually type in the symbol: CCZ33100C
. You just can't click the Trade Now button to enter an order.

For what it is worth, I have never had this issue until today.

Actually the symbol is CCZ331000C.

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Old October 7th, 2013, 12:38 PM   #2167 (permalink)
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Actually the symbol is CCZ331000C.

Thanks, good catch. I have to fix my spreadsheet!

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Old October 7th, 2013, 02:12 PM   #2168 (permalink)
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Looks like cc chains are up and functional again.

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Old October 8th, 2013, 12:55 AM   #2169 (permalink)
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I'm trying to find the SPAN calculator on the CME website. Is this the correct link?

Ordering PC-SPANŽ

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Old October 8th, 2013, 01:01 AM   #2170 (permalink)
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I'm trying to find the SPAN calculator on the CME website. Is this the correct link?

Ordering PC-SPANŽ

I think it is. Can someone explain the difference between the PC-Span product for $10 and the SPAN Risk Manager for $3000? That is a heck of a difference in cost! I'm guessing the PC-Span is enough for most of us.


PC Span: http://www.cmegroup.com/confluence/display/pubspan/Use+PC-SPAN

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