Derivatives: Introduction of Weekly options on Swedish shares on May 26th (37/14)

| Source: Derivatives

As previously communicated, NASDAQ OMX Derivatives Markets will introduce weekly options on Swedish shares. The launch date for introduction of weekly options on Swedish shares in production has now been set to Monday May 26th, 2014, and the product is available for member testing in external test systems 1 and 3 as of today.

Please note that NASDAQ OMX has decided to change the series designation of these weekly options series compared to the previous Exchange Notice. The change is based on feedback from trading and clearing participants.

This Exchange Notice contains:

  • a description of the series designation
  • an updated product specification
  • an overview of the transaction fees for stock weekly options

Furthermore, a designated Market Maker scheme for Weekly options on Swedish shares will be introduced effective from the first trading day. Susquehanna International Securities Ltd has agreed to act as a designated market maker for Weekly options on Swedish shares.

For further information concerning this exchange notice please see the attached file or contact your NASDAQ OMX account manager, or Tomas Körberg, (telephone +46 8 405 6883) or Håkan Walden, (telephone +46 8 405 7170).