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  1. ajacobson replied to the thread Option Order flow trading with a Bloomberg terminal.

    https://www.sec.gov/divisions/investment/13f/13flist2017q4.pdf Pretty much everything except SPX and VIX. Lot's of talk about when SPX...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 10:31 PM
  2. ajacobson replied to the thread Option Order flow trading with a Bloomberg terminal.

    13F was created just for that reason. Everyone with $100 million or more in 13F securities must file. Things like SPX and VIX are not...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 9:07 PM
  3. ajacobson replied to the thread Option Order flow trading with a Bloomberg terminal.

    What your quoting from Bloomberg, I believe, is the 13F filing. Good luck using that data - they file oncee a quarter. You might want...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 8:45 PM
  4. ajacobson posted a new thread.

    Former HSBC Executive Sentenced to Two Years Following ‘Front-Running’ Conviction

    Former foreign exchange trader Mark Johnson, sentenced Thursday to two years in prison for wire fraud and wire-fraud conspiracy,...

    Forum: Wall St. News

    Apr 26, 2018 at 7:44 PM
  5. ajacobson replied to the thread Option Order flow trading with a Bloomberg terminal.

    70+% of order over 1000 contracts are not directional. Search the Edgar site for their study on QCC -qualified contingent cross and...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 7:31 PM
  6. ajacobson attached a file to the thread A bit of nostalgia - Opening day CBOE 1973.

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  7. ajacobson replied to the thread Experience Dealing with Margin Debt / Negative Account Balance.

    Without more details - simple answer is they will do everything possible to collect. If you have a true negative net worth then you...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 6:08 PM
  8. ajacobson posted a new thread.

    AMZN

    Yikes ! Up almost $100 after the COB - gargantuan beat

    Forum: Stocks

    Apr 26, 2018 at 4:36 PM
  9. ajacobson replied to the thread Old issues of Option Traders Magazine.

    Absolutely no skew prior to 10/87 with the exception of scheduled fed meetings. Not my expertise on data, but the official vendor back...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 4:22 PM
  10. ajacobson replied to the thread Old issues of Option Traders Magazine.

    I was at CBOE in 1987. Not a MM. On 10/19 and 10/20 I was on the floor with press pretty much both days.

    Apr 26, 2018 at 2:51 PM
  11. ajacobson replied to the thread VIX Manipulation Costs Investors Billions, Whistle-Blower Says.

    More trolling for plaintiffs and whistle blowers. Hagens Berman Alerts Investors in VIX Futures and VIX Options to the Firm's...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 10:42 PM
  12. ajacobson replied to the thread Industry Gossip.

    Finally the videos....

    Apr 25, 2018 at 7:19 PM
  13. ajacobson replied to the thread Old issues of Option Traders Magazine.

    Terabytes of stuff, but I don't believe Option Trader Magazine goes that far back. Give me a sense of what you are looking for and I'll...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 5:21 PM
  14. ajacobson attached a file to the thread Old issues of Option Traders Magazine.

    Next one on the drive

    Apr 25, 2018 at 1:08 PM