Options Traders Send Volume Surging in January

Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Options Update," Bloomberg's Dominic Chu reports that U.S. options trading posted its second-best start to a year on record with an average of 17.2 million options traded daily in the U.S. in January. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers."

How Does United States Fit Into Middle East Tensions?
56:59 - Aaron David Miller, vice president for new initiatives at Wilson Center, discusses the difficult challenges faced by the United States in dealing with tensions in the Middle East and the fight against the Islamic State. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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