Tradedesk Updates

BATS Options Introducing Parallel 2D Strategy Effective Monday, November 22, 2010

November 09, 2010

BATS will be introducing the new Parallel 2D smart routing strategy available on BATS Options Exchange on Monday, November 22, 2010. For more information, please click on the title.

BATS Options Exchange (BZX) Announces New Risk Management Tools

October 08, 2010

BATS announces availability of a new suite of risk management tools. Click on the title for more details.

Reminder: BATS Exchange (BZX) Implementing New Default Routing Strategy Effective October 1, 2010

September 28, 2010

BATS is pleased to announce that effective October 1, 2010, the Parallel-D routing strategy will replace CYCLE as the default Routing Strategy for BATS orders. For more information, please click on the title.

BATS Options Exchange (BZX) Technical Specification Changes - Effective Saturday, October 23, 2010

September 03, 2010

BATS Options will be implementing changes to the multicast PITCH message types.

BATS Options Exchange (BZX) - Multicast PITCH Symbol Redistribution - Effective Monday, August 23rd

August 17, 2010

Effective Monday, August 23rd 2010, in conjunction with the SIAC symbol rebalance for the OPRA network, BATS will be updating the Multicast PITCH feed symbol distribution for BATS Options Exchange in order to better allocate bandwidth across the 24 feeds. Click title for complete release notes.

BATS Exchange Modifies Handling of Reserve Orders on Equities and Options PITCH Feeds

August 12, 2010

BATS Exchange will modify the representation of reserve orders in both equities and options PITCH feeds. This change follows BATS' obfuscation of OrderIDs, with member ability to opt-out, for all trade messages generated from non-displayed liquidity on the BATS Exchange (BZX) book which took effect June 18th, 2010. For more details, click on the title.

BATS Options Exchange (BZX) - Post Trade Processing Tool - Available Friday, August 13th

August 06, 2010

BATS is pleased to announce that on August 13th, 2010, we will be releasing a new post-trade processing tool called the BATS Clearing Editor. For complete release notes, click here

BATS Options Exchange (BZX) Short Term Options Series Available Effective Immediately

August 03, 2010

BATS is pleased to announce that effective immediately all Short Term Weekly series will be listed on BATS Options Exchange. For complete release notes, click here.

BATS Exchange Revises Obfuscated Order IDs

June 15, 2010

Revised BATS Equities and Options PITCH feeds to offer obfuscated order IDs. For complete release notes, click here.

Modification to BATS Options Symbol Rollout Schedule

March 22, 2010

BATS Options Exchange has modified the dates of our symbol rollout schedule. For complete release notes, click here.

BATS Options Exchange Announces Availability of Contracts on Additional Underlying Securities Effective Monday, March 15

March 12, 2010

BATS Options Exchange to support listings on 8 additional underlying securities effective Monday, March 15, 2010. For complete release notes, click here.