Options on Futures Volumes See Significant Growth in Israel

As we drive from Ben Gurion Airport to Tel Aviv Beach for the FOW Derivatives Israel conference, we get a first-hand view of the physical growth of Tel Aviv with cranes and construction sites clearly indicating that this city is going through a rapid expansion. What may be less obvious is that Tel Aviv has also become an important hub for derivatives trading. It was no coincidence then that the first FOW Derivatives Israel conference drew significant participation from global exchanges, clearing firms, and software vendors.

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City Execution is Top New Eikon App for 2017

City Execution allows for trade execution of futures, and options on futures, within Eikon. City Execution was recently touted by Thomson Reuters as the Top New Eikon App for 2017

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City Execution Adds Market Depth Viewer to Eikon

OptionsCity’s City Execution, recently featured in "3 Great New Eikon Apps in 2017" by Thomson Reuters, has added a market depth viewer to their futures trading platform. The market depth viewer had been requested by many Eikon customers for a more complete view of futures markets. The market depth view provides a vertical view of the current order book on a single price scale. Bids are shown in the blue column, and asks are shown in the red column. As a trade is executed, the trade size is indicated alongside the price on the ladder. Market depth is useful for identifying future support and resistance levels as traders can determine if there are more sell orders in the market than buy orders or vice versa. 

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OptionsCity to Sponsor NIBA New York Conference


OptionsCity has signed on to sponsor the NIBA New York Conference on April 26, 2017. The National Introducing Broker Association (NIBA) now includes not only Introducing Brokers but also Commodity Trading Advisors, Associated Persons, and Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs), as well as other participants in the futures, options, and swaps markets. 

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Lessons from an engineer turned CEO

Learn how Hazem Dawani turned his passion for building into a multi-million dollar FinTech software company.

In 2006 Hazem Dawani started OptionsCity, a FinTech company specializing in options trading, from the confines of his kitchen. He, along with his co-founders, were developers who recognized a gap in the market and knew they could fill it. That was the easy part.

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