C2 Options Exchange to List SPXpm "Super Leaps" Options on March 1

CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it will launch SPXpm long-term index option series — “Super LEAPS” options — on its C2 Options Exchange (C2) on Thursday,  March 1. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100614/CG20953LOGO) CBOE Holdings’ Super LEAPS, which initial… Original Source

C2 Options Exchange to List SPXpm "Super Leaps" Options on March 1

CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it will launch SPXpm long-term index option series — “Super LEAPS” options — on its C2 Options Exchange (C2) on Thursday,  March 1. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100614/CG20953LOGO) CBOE Holdings’ Super LEAPS, which initial… Original Source

C2 Options Exchange to List SPXpm "Super Leaps" Options on March 1

CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it will launch SPXpm long-term index option series — “Super LEAPS” options — on its C2 Options Exchange (C2) on Thursday,  March 1. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100614/CG20953LOGO) CBOE Holdings’ Super LEAPS, which initial… Original Source

Western Australian Premier formally opens Apache-operated Devil Creek domestic gas project

Devil Creek, Western Australia, 25 February, 2012 – Apache Energy today marked the official opening of the Devil Creek Gas Plant by the Premier of Western Australia and Minister for State Development, the Hon. Colin Barnett MLA. The development, located in the northwest of Western Australia, represents an investment of approximately AUS$1.1 billion by Apache…

Oracle Hardware — the Extreme Performance Tour

Join Oracle Hardware Systems on The Extreme Performance Tour to see the future of enterprise hardware–and discover how you can get it today. Learn about the future of enterprise hardware and how every Oracle system is engineered to deliver extreme, industry-leading performance–driving reduced complexity, higher productivity, and igniting faster innovation. At this high-octane event, discover…

Attention Red Hat Enterprise Linux Customers

Oracle Offers Free Trial of Innovative Ksplice Zero-Downtime Updates to Red Hat Customers News Facts Oracle today introduced a 30-day free trial of Oracle’s Ksplice zero-downtime kernel update technology for Red Hat Enterprise Linux customers. Oracle is the only enterprise Linux provider that can offer zero-downtime updates that enable customers to apply security updates, diagnostic…

COLLABORATE 12 — a Forum for the Oracle Community

The word is out. There is one event that delivers the full spectrum of Oracle Technology and Applications education that you need to boost results and drive efficiency all year long. Designed and delivered by users just like you, COLLABORATE 12: Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community offers: Sessions, interactive panel discussions and…

Introducing MySQL Cluster 7.2

Delivers up to 70x More Performance for Complex Queries News Facts Continuing to drive MySQL innovation, Oracle today announced the general availability of MySQL Cluster 7.2. For highly demanding Web-based and communications products and services, MySQL Cluster is designed to cost-effectively deliver 99.999% availability, high write scalability and very low latency. With SQL and NoSQL…

CBOE and CFE to Expand ETF-Based Volatility Index Products

CHICAGO, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) will each launch a new ETF-based volatility index product in the coming weeks: CBOE Brazil ETF Volatility Index security futures (VXEW) – Tuesday, February 21 on CFE CBOE… Original Source

CBOE and CFE to Expand ETF-Based Volatility Index Products

CHICAGO, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) will each launch a new ETF-based volatility index product in the coming weeks: CBOE Brazil ETF Volatility Index security futures (VXEW) – Tuesday, February 21 on CFE CBOE… Original Source

Apache's 14% Production Growth Lifts Earnings 50% to Record $4.5 Billion in 2011

HOUSTON, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today reported that record production and strong oil prices combined to generate record full-year 2011 earnings of $4.5 billion or $11.47 per diluted common share, up 50 percent from $3 billion or $8.46 per share in 2010. Production increased 14 percent to 748,000 barrels…

CBOE Hosts 28th Annual Risk Management Conference, March 11 – 13 in Bonita Springs, Florida

CHICAGO, February 16, 2012 – The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) will host its annual Risk Management Conference from Sunday, March 11 through Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa in Bonita Springs, Florida. Now in its 28th year, CBOE’s Risk Management Conference (RMC) is the most sophi… Original…

CBOE Hosts 28th Annual Risk Management Conference, March 11 – 13 in Bonita Springs, Florida

CHICAGO, February 16, 2012 – The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) will host its annual Risk Management Conference from Sunday, March 11 through Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa in Bonita Springs, Florida. Now in its 28th year, CBOE’s Risk Management Conference (RMC) is the most sophi… Original…

Engineered Systems Power the Smart Grid Data Explosion

Attend the free Webcast to find out how to manage massive data volumes efficiently. Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Time: 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET Smart meters and smart grids can dramatically improve utility operations and customer interactions–but only if utilities manage the massive data volumes efficiently. Oracle Engineered Systems–Exadata and Exalogic, plus…

New Study Compares 25-Year Performance of Options Strategy Benchmarks to Traditional Indexes;

CHICAGO, Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The merits of using options-based strategy benchmark indexes to construct a diversified portfolio is the subject of a new study — “An Analysis of Index Option Writing for Liquid Enhanced Risk-Adjusted Returns” — released today by investment-advisory firm Asset Consulting Group.  (Logo:  http://p… Original Source

New Study Compares 25-Year Performance of Options Strategy Benchmarks to Traditional Indexes;

CHICAGO, Feb. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The merits of using options-based strategy benchmark indexes to construct a diversified portfolio is the subject of a new study — “An Analysis of Index Option Writing for Liquid Enhanced Risk-Adjusted Returns” — released today by investment-advisory firm Asset Consulting Group.  (Logo:  http://p… Original Source

Apache Increases Common Dividend 13 Percent to 17 Cents Per Share

HOUSTON, Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –A The Board of Directors of Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced it has raised the regular quarterly cash dividend on the company’s common shares to 17 cents per share, an increase of 13 percent. “Apache’s Board of Directors decided to increase the dividend based on the company’s strong future…