Open Interest

Key Nifty, Bank Nifty and events to watch out for

After a long weekend, Indian markets are expected to start a new week with a positive note on the global context. But, analysts say, there is a risk of selling pressure at higher levels as Indian markets underperform global peers where the near-term texture has changed to ‘sell higher’ from …

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Google’s parent company invests $ 1 billion in CME Group

Google’s parent company, Alphabet Inc., has invested $ 1 billion in the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group, the exchange responsible for many crypto derivatives. This is the first time the company has invested in products related to cryptocurrency. In a press release from the CME group, the company announced Alphabet’s $ …

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Data shows Polkadot crashes after hitting $ 1 billion open interest – will it happen again?

Whenever there is a significant growth in the number of derivative contracts currently in play (open interest), it usually means that more traders are involved. In the futures markets, long and short positions are balanced at all times, but having a greater number of active contracts allows the participation of …

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CME Group to launch micro Ether futures in December

About eight months after launching its first Ether derivative, CME Group is looking to bring another level of diversification to cryptocurrency traders with a micro Ether futures contract. Closely related to its older brother, the smaller contract is based on the same underlying benchmark, the CME CF Ether-Dollar Reference Rate, …

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Canara Bank, IEX among 6 stocks under F&O ban on NSE today

A total of six stocks / securities were subject to the Futures and Options (F&O) trading ban on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 by the National Stock Exchange (NSE). These stocks are prohibited in the M&O segment because they have exceeded 95% of the market wide position limit (MWPL), according to …

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) – Apple Whale exchanges spotted

Someone with a lot of money to spend (and maybe some insider knowledge) took a bearish stance on Apple(NASDAQ: AAPL). And retail traders should know. We noticed this today when the prominent position appeared in the history of publicly available options that we follow here at Benzinga. Whether it’s an …

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Dodgers’ Corey Seager says “absolutely” open to re-signing with LA after NLCS exit

The Los Angeles Dodgers were eliminated from the playoffs on Saturday night, abandoning Game 6 of the National League Championship Series to the Atlanta Braves. As a result, the Dodgers will miss out on their fourth World Series in five tries. What the Dodgers will do, however, is start a …

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IRCTC, Tata Power and Nalco continue to be among actions banned by F&O at NSE

The same ten stocks / securities, which were placed on the list of prohibited futures and options (F&O) on Wednesday, continue to be subject to a trade ban by the National Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday, October 22, 2021 also. These securities are banned in the M&O segment because they …

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(UPST) – Upstart Holdings negotiates whales for October 20

A whale with a lot of money to spend (and possibly some insider knowledge) has taken a noticeably bearish stance on Holdings reached. Looking at the option history for Upstart Holdings (NASDAQ: UPST), we detected 16 strange trades. If we consider the specifics of each trade, it is correct to …

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Rising Open Interest and Leverage May Cause Bitcoin Market Correction

As Bitcoin prices approach their highest prices on record, derivative measures are starting to show worrying signs that could lead to a big correction. Open interest (OI) options exploded in October, according to on-chain analytics provider Glassnode. Options allow traders to buy Bitcoin contracts with the option of selling them …

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