FEB 11, 2019 Host of Volatility Views podcast Mark Longo talks with Mark Sebastian from Option Pit about SPIKES and all things volatility.
Feb 6,2019 – Carol Massar and Jason Kelly talk to Simon Ho, Executive Director at T3 Index about the SPIKES Index as an alternative to the VIX – Bloomberg Businessweek podcast (go to 12 min in) Listen now
FEB 8, 2019: Luke Kawa (Bloomberg) — Wall Street’s wildly popular fear gauge — the VIX — may finally get some real competition. On Feb. 19, MIAX Options plans to debut options on a VIX copycat, the SPIKES Index, in an attempt to break up Cboe Global Markets Inc.’s monopoly on exchange-traded volatility products. Read more
MIAX Options Exchange Begins Trading February 19, Opening Volatility Market to Competition for First Time in History. PRINCETON, N.J. – February 5, 2019 – MIAX Options® is scheduled to launch volatility trading on the SPIKES™ Index (Ticker: SPIKE) February 19, marking the end of exclusivity in the volatility market.