(The following is a reformatted version of a press release issued by the Chicago Board Options Exchange and received via electronic mail. The release was confirmed by the sender.) CBOE Plans to Open Trading in SPX, SPXpm and SPX Weeklys at 11:50 a.m. CT Chicago, IL - April 25, 2013 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) reports that it plans to open trading at 11:50 a.m. today for three products - SPX, SPXpm and SPX Weeklys. CBOE will report when other products are scheduled to open when that information becomes available. In addition, today’s delay was the not the result of hacking. CBOE Futures Exchange, C2 Options Exchange and CBOE Stock Exchange are operational. 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 ETF 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. Media Contacts: Analyst Contact: Gail Osten Gary Compton Debbie Koopman (312) 786-7123 (312) 786-7612 (312) 786-7136 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org CBOE®, Chicago Board Options Exchange®, Flexible Exchange®, FLEX®, LEAPS®, CBOE Volatility Index® and VIX® are registered trademarks, and BuyWriteSM, BXMSM, COPSSM, SPXSM, and The Options Institute are service marks of Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated (CBOE). Standard & Poor’s®, S&P® and S&P 500® are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor’s Financial Services, LLC and have been licensed for use by CBOE. All other trademarks and service marks are the property of their respective owners. (bjh) NY #<873920.660618.104.22.168.0.76>#
CBOE PLANS TO OPEN SPX, SPXPM, SPX WEEKLYS TRADING AT 11:50CT
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