Product Updates

Effective September 28, 2020, Cboe Options will begin offering the November 11, 2020 weekly VIX (VIXW) expiration. The expiry was originally scheduled to be listed October 8, 2020. Please click the title for more details.

Effective September 18, 2020, Cboe Options will begin offering October 28, 2020 and November 4, 2020 Weekly VIX (VIXW) expirations. The aforementioned expiries were originally scheduled to be listed on September 24, 2020 and October 1, 2020, respectively. Please click the title for more details.

Effective August 17, 2020, Cboe Options, BZX Options, C2 Options, and EDGX Options exchanges will be changing the daily closing time for options on two exchange-traded products (ETP) from 4:00 p.m. ET to 4:15 p.m. ET. This change will apply to all existing options and related FLEX options for the ETP classes identified below. Please click the title for more details.

Applicable Cboe Exchange: Cboe Options, EDGX Options Commencing August 11, 2020, Cboe Options will offer two additional SPX (option symbol: SPXW) weekly expirations, and Cboe Options and EDGX Options will offer two additional XSP (option symbol: XSP) weekly expirations. Please click the title for complete details.

As of July 1, 2020, the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector (option symbol: SIXY) Index no longer meets Cboe Options listing requirements for continued listing pursuant to Cboe Options Rule 4.10(b)(6). No new series will be added until such time as the index again meets the current continued listing requirements or Cboe Options amends its requirements for continued listing, subject to regulatory approval. Please click the title for more details.

Effective July 1, 2020, in accordance with a previous announcement regarding the Penny Interval Program, the Cboe Options Exchanges will make the following changes so that only the top 363 most actively traded multiply listed option classes are included in the Penny Interval Program. Please click the title for more details.

Applicable Cboe Exchanges: Cboe Options, BZX Options, EDGX Options, C2 Options. Effective July 1, 2020, pending regulatory approval, the Cboe Options Exchanges will implement new Penny Interval Program listing requirements in accordance with the OLPP amendment approved April 1, 2020. This program will be replacing the former Penny Pilot program on the effective date. Please click the title for complete details.

Beginning Thursday, May 14, 2020, the Cboe Options Exchanges will list new replacement standard 3rd Friday monthly expirations for Equity ETP and Index options on the Thursday morning prior to, rather than on the first business morning after, the standard 3rd Friday expiration. Please click the title for complete details.

Effective Thursday, April 2, 2020, the Cboe Options Exchanges (BZX Options, Cboe Options Exchange, C2 Options, and EDGX Options) will replace four delisted issues in the Penny Pilot with the next most active, multiply-listed issues not yet in the Penny Pilot Program. Please click the title for more details.

Effective Thursday, April 2, 2020, the Cboe Options Exchanges (BZX Options, Cboe Options Exchange, C2 Options, and EDGX Options) will replace three delisted issues in the Penny Pilot with the next most active, multiply-listed issues not yet in the Penny Pilot Program. Please click the title for more details.

Effective March 17, 2020, Cboe Options will begin the process of reducing the number of available weekly expirations for SPX Options (option symbol: SPXW). Monday and Wednesday weekly expiries will be reduced from 5 to 4. End of Week expiries will be lowered from 6 to 5. Please click the title for more details.

Effective January 27, 2020, BZX Options, C2 Options and Cboe Options Exchange, will begin offering October 2020 and November 2020, Standard RUT expirations. Please click the title for more details.

Effective January 9, 2020, Cboe Options will begin offering September 2020, October 2020, and November 2020 standard VIX expirations. Please click the title for more details.

Beginning Thursday, April 16, 2020, the Cboe Options Exchanges will list new replacement standard 3rd Friday monthly expirations for Equity ETP and Index options on the Thursday morning prior to the standard 3rd Friday expiration. Please click title for complete details.