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2019 OptionMetrics Research Conference – Call for Papers

OptionMetrics is excited to announce our 8th Annual Research Conference (ORC2019), to be held on Monday, October 28, 2019 in New York City. We look forward to bringing together OptionMetrics clients and researchers from the buy-side, sell-side, and academia to present and discuss their research. We invite quantitative practitioners and academics in the volatility and alternative risk premia space whom … Read More »


The Evolution of Options: As OptionMetrics Turns 20

OptionMetrics celebrates its 20th anniversary this month. With data available for U.S., Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Canada, as well as global indices—OptionMetrics is a leading financial data company used by hundreds of institutions and thousands of professionals to shape risk and return. See the full timeline with options industry and OptionMetrics developments HERE.    Read More »


OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC2018) Call for Papers

OptionMetrics is excited to once again solicit papers for our 7th Annual Research Conference (ORC2018), to be held on Monday, October 15th, 2018 in New York City. ORC2018 will bring together OptionMetrics users and researchers from both academia and industry to present and discuss their research. Anyone who currently uses or has an interest in using OptionMetrics’ IvyDB data products … Read More »


OptionMetrics Announces New Leadership Structure to Reflect Company Growth

New York – July 12, 2018 – OptionMetrics, an options database and analytics provider for institutional and retail investors and academic researchers, has restructured its management leadership as it continues to expand into new markets. David J. Hait, Ph.D., founder of OptionMetrics, formerly President of the company, is now Chief Executive Officer. Eran Steinberg, formerly Vice President of Sales and … Read More »


OptionMetrics’ 6th Annual Research Conference (ORC2017)

Hosted and sponsored by Fordham University, ORC2017 will bring together OptionMetrics users and researchers from both academia and industry to present and discuss their research. Anyone who currently uses or has an interest in using any of OptionMetrics’ IvyDB data products is invited to attend and submit papers for presentation at the conference. We look forward to seeing you there!Read More »


ORC2016 Keynote Speaker: John Marshall

OptionMetrics is pleased to announce that John Marshall will join us this year as our ORC2016 Keynote Speaker. John Marshall manages the Goldman Sachs Derivatives Research team in New York, focusing on single stock options, sector options and cross-asset research. He has written over 2,500 options trade recommendations in collaboration with fundamental research analysts over the past 12 years as part of their flagship product, the Weekly Options Watch. He has published several major studies on how stocks and options trade around company events, systematic options selling… Read More »


OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC2016)

OptionMetrics Research Conference 2016, November 14, 2016 | New York, NY
OptionMetrics is excited to announce our 5th Annual Research Conference (ORC2016). As in years past, ORC2016 will bring together OptionMetrics users and researchers from both academia and industry to present and discuss their research. The focus of this conference is to share ideas, explore trends and developments in the field, and increase in-depth knowledge of the options markets…Read More »


OptionMetrics to Present at Global EQD 2016

OptionMetrics’ President and Founder, David Hait, will be kicking off the conference with a presentation titled “What Implied Volatility Tells Us About Future Asset Returns,” where he’ll share insights on how main findings from recent trends in academic papers can be applied from an operational perspective… Read More »


Crazy Math, Illiquidity, and More Takeaways from the OptionMetrics Conference

“Food for thought from the OptionMetrics Conference” – This is the title of a blog post by Adam Warner from Schaeffer’s Investment Research. He posted an informative and entertaining review of the 2015 OptionMetrics Research Conference featuring his  personal takeaways, including: 1 – It takes a while to heat an aircraft carrier; 2 – I thought there would be no math…Or … Read More »


OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC2015)

Join us at the 2015 OptionMetrics Research Conference! October 19, 2015 at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex OptionMetrics cordially invites you to attend our 4th Annual OptionMetrics Research Conference (ORC2015) which is being held on October 19, 2015 at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex ORC2015 will bring together OptionMetrics users and researchers from both … Read More »