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Long-Time Options Industry Leader Gina McFadden is First Woman to Receive 2017 Sullivan Award
CHICAGO (March 8, 2017) – The Options Industry Council (OIC) today announced that Gina McFadden, a long-time leader in the U.S. listed equity options industry, will be the first woman to receive the 2017 Joseph W. Sullivan Options Industry Achievement Award.
The Options Industry Council 2015 Study of Options Investors
Since 1995, OIC has commissioned a study of the options investor every five years . The 2015 study, conducted by Harris Poll, explores similarities and differences between option users and non-option users.
Academic Research on Options-Based Investment Strategies
New academic research conducted by Professors Michael L. Hemler, University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, and Thomas W. Miller, Jr., Mississippi State University, show that some options-based portfolio strategies outperform long stock.