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Cboe Silexx Enhancements – October 26, 2020

Reference ID: C2020102600
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce the following enhancements:

* Firm Administrators now have the ability to:
* Create new accounts.
* Firm Accounts module > Click green plus sign > Create account.
* Right click on existing account > Select ‘Clone’ for convenience.
* Confirm CAT and Risk settings.
* Requests can continue to be sent to Silexx Support.
* Configure FDID and Sender IMID field display in order tickets.

* Order tickets
* Flip Legs button resets order quantity.
* Quick Trade duplicate order feature correctly sets combo legs.
* Multi-Order ticket allows price improvement for child credit orders.

* Simplified filter functionality in Order Manager and Order History.

* Position Compression Cross (“PCC”) order type will be available October 28, 2020.
* Refer to Cboe Trade Desk notice for more information.

Reminder:

* Trade Drop Copy provides electronic trade reports for more than 10 originating clients. Contact [email protected] for details or to request additional clients.
* To Create Client ID(s):
* Silexx Client IDs are the same as PULSe Client IDs and are case sensitive
* File > Settings > Manage Client Ids > Click green plus sign > Enter Client ID > Click Apply > Click Save > Close.
* Default Client IDs in order ticket for more efficient workflow:
* File > Settings > Account Defaults > Select account on the left side > Under the Client ID field, select desired ID to be defaulted > Click Apply > Click Save.

Please contact Cboe Floor Support for Cboe Silexx training and contact Cboe Silexx Support for technical questions.

We appreciate your business. Our trading community inspires and drives our mission of defining markets.

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]

Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7913
[email protected]

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Cboe Silexx Enhancements – October 12, 2020

Reference ID: C2020101201
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce the following enhancements:

* Order Manager / Order History:
* Cboe Order IDs can be easily copy / pasted.
* New columns:
* Order type: easily filter by order, multi-leg, cross, multi-leg cross order types
* Cancel quantity
* BOT/SLD/SLD SHRT/SLD SHRT EX is displayed (also in fills view).
* Parent order is more easily identifiable given less data in subsequent rows.

* Quick Trade Ticket:
* Delta value is rounded up for combo legs.
* Quantity is based on smallest leg when adding combo.
* Custom column configurations are preserved.

* Option Chain: Expiration year is displayed on series in future years.

* Risk Settings: Administrators can establish the maximum number of orders allowed in a given time period.

* Accounts can be alphabetically sorted in account settings.

* Cowen, FOG, Libucki, Penserra, and SRT are all available stock crossing venues for QCC with stock orders. Cboe Options Trade Desk notice provides additional information.

Reminder:

* Trade Drop Copy provides electronic trade reports for more than 10 originating clients. Contact [email protected] for details or to request additional clients.
* To Create Client ID(s):
* Silexx Client IDs are the same as PULSe Client IDs and are case sensitive
* File > Settings > Manage Client Ids > Click green plus sign > Enter Client ID > Click Apply > Click Save > Close
* Default Client IDs in order ticket for more efficient workflow:
* File > Settings > Account Defaults > Select account on the left side > Under the Client ID field, select desired ID to be defaulted > Click Apply > Click Save

Please contact Cboe Floor Support for Cboe Silexx training and contact Cboe Silexx Support for technical questions.

We appreciate your business. Our trading community inspires and drives our mission of defining markets.

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]
Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7913
[email protected]

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Cboe Silexx Fee Schedule Effective October 1, 2020

Reference ID: C2020093000
Overview
Effective Thursday, October 1, 2020, the following Cboe Silexx fees will apply:

Fee

Login IDs

$275 per login per month

1-8

$100 per login per month

9-16

Free

17+

* Cboe Silexx remains free to users only enabled to trade FLEX options.

* Login fees are waived for the first month for any new individual user.

* Market data fees will be passed through.

We appreciate your business. Our trading community inspires and drives our mission of defining markets.

Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7913
[email protected]

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]

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Cboe Silexx Enhancements – September 29, 2020

Reference ID: C2020092900
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce the following enhancements:

* Order Manager
* Notes column displays the most recent text (also in Order History).
* Double click to replace an open order.
* Update CAT details post-trade including: FDID, IMID, Account Holder Type, and Affiliate Flag.
* Add Real-time market data columns via settings.

* Customize display via settings to select:
* Font color to more easily distinguish adjusted series from standard series.
* Number of expiries displayed in Option Chain.

* Multi-Order Ticket: Parent order details retained in replace / derive mode.

* Account settings changes are reflected in real-time, without logout / login.

* Order Status dynamically reflected in Multi-Order and FLEX tickets.

Reminders
Trade Drop Copy provides electronic trade reports for more than 10 originating clients. Contact [email protected] for details or to request additional clients.

* To Create Client ID(s):
* Silexx Client IDs are the same as PULSe Client IDs and are case sensitive
* File > Settings > Manage Client Ids > Click green plus sign > Enter Client ID > Click Apply > Click Save > Close
* Default Client IDs in order ticket for more efficient workflow:
* File > Settings > Account Defaults > Select account on the left side > Under the Client ID field, select desired ID to be defaulted > Click Apply > Click Save

Strategy ID can be applied upon order entry in order details.

* Visit Cboe Exchange notice for strategy fee cap information.

Please contact Cboe Floor Support for Cboe Silexx training and contact Cboe Silexx Support for technical questions.

We appreciate your business. Our trading community inspires and drives our mission of defining markets.

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]
Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7913
[email protected]

The Cboe Silexx Support phone system issue has been resolved and all support numbers are operating normally.
Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]

Cboe Silexx Phone System Issues
August 17, 2020 13:01:49

Please be advised that the Cboe Silexx phone systems are currently experiencing technical difficulties. All Silexx support questions should be directed to the email address listed below.

Cboe Silexx Support
[email protected]

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]

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Cboe Silexx Enhancements – June 29, 2020

Reference ID: C2020062901
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce the following enhancements:

* Quick Trade Ticket:
* Delta is displayed, powered by Cboe Hanweck’s Implied Volatilities & Greeks real-time feed.
* Combo Pricer:
* ‘Combo Pricer’ button appears upon clicking ‘Add Combo’
* Price option package independent from combo price to easily calculate net price
* Cboe Exchange continues to execute based on submitted net / package price
* Quantity, price, and ratio field values highlighted for more efficient editing

* Trade Drop Copy is supported for BofA and UBS trade desks, providing electronic trade reports
* Create Client ID(s):

§ Silexx Client IDs are the same as PULSe Client IDs and are case sensitive

§ File > Settings > Manage Client Ids > Click green plus sign > Enter Client ID > Click Apply > Click Save > Close

* Default Client IDs in order ticket for more efficient workflow:

§ File > Settings > Account Defaults > Select account on the left side > Under the Client ID field, select desired ID to be defaulted > Click Apply > Click Save

* Trade Confirms Window:
* Access consolidated trade history for records
* Export to Excel and/or email

* Average Price Summary in Order Trail:
* Select multiple trades > Right click, select ’Average Price Summary’

* Customize features via Settings:
* Sort Accounts and Routes
* Number pad enabled by default, may be disabled
* Number pad closes upon clicking away

* Order Manager and Order History:
* Add notes to submitted orders by clicking the Notes column (add via Settings) to open window
* SPX Combo and Compression indicators are reflected in the Instructions column

* CAT Support
* Manage Accounts module reflects CAT account settings
* CAT Sender IMID displayed in Quick Trade Ticket order details. Firm Administrators have ability to manage IMID configurations, including permitting modifications.

* Symbol search fields ‘auto complete’ for faster population

* Locate ID is required when sell short is designated on the equity leg

Please contact Cboe Floor Support for Cboe Silexx training and contact Cboe Silexx Support for technical questions.

We appreciate your business. Our trading community inspires and drives our mission of defining markets.

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]
Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7295
941.870.9538
[email protected]

Dear Silexx customer,
As of 9:24am CT, Silexx connectivity issues to Cboe C1 have been resolved.

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]

Silexx Connectivity Issue to Cboe C1
April 23, 2020 10:06:02

We are currently experience connectivity issues to Cboe C1. We are investigating this issue.

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Cboe Silexx Enhancements – April 16, 2020

Reference ID: C2020041600
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce effective today, April 16, 2020, direct market access to the Cboe Options Exchange (“C1”) for listed (proprietary and multi-list products) options is now supported, in addition to FLEX options.

Entitled Cboe Silexx users* can trade listed options via the “Quick Trade Ticket,” which supports the following order types:

[*] Outright orders

o Single leg

o Multi-leg, including tied orders

[*] Paired / Crossing orders, including up to ten contra parties

o Single leg and Multi-leg, including tied orders

§ Automated Improvement Mechanism (AIM)

§ Solicitation Auction Mechanism (SAM)

§ Qualified Contingent Cross (QCC)

[*] Sweep & AIM, single leg only

o Allows orders to be initiated outside of the NBBO and /or C1 BBO

o C1 Exchange:

1) Simultaneously sweeps:

a. Better priced:

i. Displayed away markets

ii. C1 market

b. C1 customer orders at AIM designated auction price

2) Initiates an AIM for the balance

[*] End of Day Order Report available via email

o Send [email protected] email addresses to subscribe

* Currently, only users designated by firms have been enabled for ”Quick Trade Ticket”.

Please contact Cboe Floor Support for Cboe Silexx training and contact Cboe Silexx Support for technical questions.

We appreciate your business and remain committed to powering your potential with Cboe products, technologies, and solutions.

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]
Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7295 and 941.870.9538
[email protected]

Cboe Silexx Software Enhancements
March 09, 2020 10:48:59

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Cboe Silexx Software Enhancements

Reference ID: C2020030900
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce effective today, March 9, 2020, the following enhancements are available:

[*] FLEX orders in adjusted series (i.e., corporate actions) are now supported

[*] $ is now optional in underlying field for indices (i.e., SPX is accepted in addition to $SPX)

[*] Duplicate leg warning provides immediate notice for efficiency

[*] Risk reject messages indicate reject level (Firm, User, Account) for clarity

[*] Customize colors for side, price, and market data via File > Settings > Colors

Please contact Cboe Silexx Support with any questions.

We appreciate your business and remain committed to powering your potential with Cboe products, technologies, and solutions.

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]
Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7295 and 941.870.9538
[email protected]

Cboe Silexx Software Enhancements
February 18, 2020 11:34:57

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Cboe Silexx Software Enhancements - February 18, 2020

Reference ID: C2020021801
Overview
Cboe Silexx is excited to announce effective today, February 18, 2020, the following enhancements are available:

Ø Percentage pricing functionality has been extended to non-index FLEX orders, in addition to index FLEX orders. Both Strike Price and Premium can be represented in percentage terms of the closing value for the underlying instrument on trade date.

Ø Risk Settings:

o 'User' level risk settings can be managed by the Designated Risk Administrator

o 'Firm' level risk settings can be established and managed via Silexx Support

Ø Save / Restore workspace preserves last selected tab

Ø Order Manager and Order History reflect:

o PAR Represent events

o Emailed recipient(s) in 'Email Addresses' column

Ø Multi-leg order price reflects DR / CR (Debit / Credit) instead of +/ -

Please contact Cboe Silexx Support with any questions.

We appreciate your business and remain committed to powering your potential with Cboe products, technologies, and solutions.

Cboe Silexx Support
941.870.9531
[email protected]

Cboe Floor Support
312.786.8580

Cboe Silexx Sales
312.786.7295 and 941.870.9538
[email protected]