Did Twitter Break The Options Market? BATS Declares Self-Help Against CBOE

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UPDATE: 23 minutes later - Self-Help is revoked...

Well that didn't take long...


But, as CNBC previously noted, we are getting used to these "broken markets" by now so it doesn't matter...

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Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:34 | 4157969 Coldfire
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SkyNet has become unaware. Again.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:39 | 4157994 NotApplicable
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This is not your father's efficient market.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:58 | 4158089 Hippocratic Oaf
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Can we get a playback of that CNBS comment?

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:34 | 4157970 SheepDog-One
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Totally broken markets 'priced-in'.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:34 | 4157971 FieldingMellish
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I'm sure everything will be working fine when people REALLY need to get out of their positions. No worries...

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:34 | 4157973 observer007
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with BTC there no Options


This is why bitcoin made new Highs totday:



(you either have it or not)

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:38 | 4157986 FieldingMellish
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Incorrect. Bitcoin options have existed since September. http://finance.yahoo.com/news/bitcoin-binary-options-trading-platform-03...

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:37 | 4157979 SheepDog-One
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Yea CNBS and the next thing people will be 'getting used to' will be living like it's the 1850's again.

Huh...hey maybe that's where their 'S&P target' is.....match up with the year they plan on taking us back to.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:38 | 4157990 Hughing
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Some where out there is a hacker who will destroy the markets

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 13:13 | 4158137 Dr. Engali
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Yeah his name is Ben Bernanke, and he destroyed them in 08.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 13:17 | 4158160 unplugged
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and don't forget the 2nd biggest hacker - who is deliberately on-plan destroying EVERYTHING so he can rebuild it to his utopian reality - The Mighty Kenyan Muslim Marxist Thug Hussein Obama MuthaFukka

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:47 | 4158041 unplugged
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Who cares.

16000 DOW

1800 S&P

4000 'DAQ


Fri, 11/15/2013 - 12:50 | 4158060 ForWhomTheTollBuilds
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When people see this news, all confidence in the markets will be lost for good.

Just kidding, carry on

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 13:04 | 4158112 Bearwagon
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No need to emphasize that you're kidding. The word "market" revealed it.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 13:05 | 4158113 Dr. Engali
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It doesn't matter until the day we wake up and find that a few thousand points have been vaporized from the DOW.....sleep peacefully sheep.

Fri, 11/15/2013 - 13:14 | 4158144 unplugged
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nah - we're goin' Zimbabwe baby!  To infinity and beyond!  Whoooohooooo!!!

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