OIC Biographies

Mark Benzaquen

Mark Benzaquen
Manager Investor Services, Options Industry Council
Mark Benzaquen is Manager of Investor Services at OCC (Options Clearing Corporation) and a regular contributor to the educational efforts of the Options Industry Council (OIC). Mark began his career in options with Stafford Trading, LLC in 1997 before transitioning to brokerage operations with MF Global in 2000. For more than a decade, Mark was the Lead Broker for his firm in the NDX/RUT trading pit, gaining special insight into customer order flow and trade execution.

At OCC, he is responsible for managing the operations of a comprehensive options resource center that provides information and education about options and supports all products traded on all OCC participant exchanges. In addition to his responsibilities with OCC, Mark also serves as an instructor of the Options Industry Council (OIC), conducting option seminars and presenting online webinars for all segments of the investing community, including registered Representatives and Advisors.

Sponsored By:

  • OCC

OIC Participant Exchanges:

  • BOX
  • Cboe
  • MIAX
  • Nasdaq
  • NYSE

OCC 125 South Franklin Street, Suite 1200 | Chicago, IL 60606

This web site discusses exchange-traded options issued by The Options Clearing Corporation. No statement in this web site is to be construed as a recommendation to purchase or sell a security, or to provide investment advice. Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. Prior to buying or selling an option, a person must receive a copy of Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. Copies of this document may be obtained from your broker, from any exchange on which options are traded or by contacting The Options Clearing Corporation, 125 S. Franklin Street, Suite 1200, Chicago, IL 60606.

©1998-2019 The Options Industry Council - All rights reserved.

User acknowledges review of the User Agreement and Privacy Policy governing this site. Continued use constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions stated therein.