Welcome to the IFM's Equity Options Position Limits Databank or EOPLD,a one of a kind data storehouse that assembles individual equity options position limits, reporting levels (if applicable) and aggregated contracts data for all North American as well as, major European and Asian exchanges.
This unique industry utility makes it easier for compliance and operation staffs to keep abreast of critical limit changes on a daily basis, while significantly reducing a firm's staff hours spent in sourcing, validating and compiling data on their own. More importantly, the EOPLD help market participants guard against limit violations, trading suspensions, regulatory action, disgorgement and fines that may be imposed for exceeding limits.
The EOPLD is provided to organizations via annual data subscription. Data -are provided in various formats including HTML, Excel, ASCII and XML formats, and are downloadable via Web and FTP facilities. Data are continuously updated and validated to help mitigate risk caused by data inaccuracy or latency. The data service also issues critical alerts via Email to registered subscribers. Links to exchange and platforms in the EOPLD also can be used to access the required documents and information necessary for interpreting position limit definitions on any particular exchange.
To subscribe to the Equity Options Position Limits Databank please contact the IFM at 202.223.1528 or email info@theIFM.org. Click here for a product brochure.