Media Partners

For more information about participating in the 36th Annual Options Industry Conference as a media partner, please contact Patricia Perl at

About Aite Group

Aite Group is a global research and advisory firm delivering comprehensive, actionable advice on business, technology, and regulatory issues and their impact on the financial services industry. With expertise in banking, payments, insurance, wealth management, and the capital markets, we guide financial institutions, technology providers, and consulting firms worldwide. We partner with our clients, revealing their blind spots and delivering insights to make their businesses smarter and stronger. Visit us on the web and connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.


Audrey Blater

About Curatia

Curatia grew out of a genuine need to cut through noisy news cycles and silence the echo chambers of social media. Curatia’s subject matter experts hand-pick the most relevant news each day. We save you valuable time by keeping you informed about products, industry trends, personnel moves and regulatory news across regions and asset classes.  Launched in 2013, Curatia has steadily grown its readership to include leaders across the finance industry. From exchange executives to fund managers, our subscribers represent some of the most senior decision-makers working in the markets today.

Mary Dibble

About Futures Industry Association

FIA is the leading global trade organization for the futures, options and centrally cleared derivatives markets, with offices in London, Singapore and Washington, D.C. FIA’s membership includes clearing firms, exchanges, clearinghouses, trading firms and commodities specialists from more than 48 countries as well as technology vendors, lawyers and other professionals serving the industry. As the principal members of derviatives clearinghouses worldwide, FIA’s clearing firm members paly a critical role in the reduction of systemic risk in global financial markets. FIA’s mission is to support open, transparent and competitive markets, protect and enhance the integrity of the financial system, and promote high standards of professional conduct. Visit to learn more about our members, our initiatives and upcoming events.

Antoinette Vitale Chan

About Global Investor Group

Global Investor Group was launched in April 2017 following the integration of FOW into the Global Investor business.

Owned by Euromoney Institutional Investor plc, the Global Investor Group offers news, events and information across derivatives, securities finance, custody and asset management.

Leading specialist conferences and events curated by the three market-leading brands under the Global Investor Group umbrella: Global Investor, ISF and FOW (Futures & Options world).

Global Investor Group’s conferences and events are held across the globe, bringing together executives from across the buy- and sell-side to learn about the latest products, technologies and new profit opportunities in established and emerging markets.

Our specialist events are tailored to suit professionals from across the asset management, derivatives, securities finance and custody & fund services markets.


About Investors Business Daily

Investor’s Business Daily (IBD®) is an authoritative financial news and research organization recognized for its proprietary investing screens, investment ratings and strong record of identifying market leaders as they emerge. Its award winning website,, offers premium subscription tools, expert analysis and personalized research features for investors of all levels.
IBD Weekly and reaches a truly unique audience of sophisticated investors and affluent consumers and provide them with distinctive market analysis and research.

Janice Janendo

About John Lothian News

John Lothian News (JLN) is the news division of John J. Lothian & Company, Inc. (JJLCO), the online media and financial services firm led by publisher John J. Lothian.

John Lothian News publishes two daily newsletters; John Lothian Newsletter and JLN Options. Its websites include a central news hub at, an online knowledge base at, a regulatory reform site at and our education site,

JLN is staffed by derivatives industry, journalism and technology professionals including managing editor Sarah Rudolph, associate editor Spencer Doar, producer & editor Michael Forrester, Jr., and editor Jeff Bergstrom.

John Lothian


About Markets Media

Markets Media is all about institutional trading, technology and market structure, where the buy side meets the sell side. Through a digital platform and live events such as Summer Trading Network, Markets Media Week, and the Markets Choice Awards, MM covers the market ecosystem across the equity, fixed income and FX asset classes, spanning institutional investment managers, sell-side banks, proprietary traders, exchanges, alternative trading systems, regulators, incumbent technology providers and emerging fintechs.

Lisa Kim

About Options Insider

The Options Insider Media Group provides free options information, education, news and analysis to options users. Whether it’s on, a leading online options destination; through the Options Insider Radio Network, the birthplace of the options podcast and the world’s only radio network for options traders; or through a growing number of newsletters, The Options Insider Media Group offers new ways to deliver timely, relevant and compelling content to options users across the globe.

Jean Crotty

About Traders Magazine

Traders Magazine is a digital information and news service serving professionals in the North American institutional trading markets with a focus on the buy-side, including large asset managers, hedge funds, proprietary trading shops, pension funds and boutique investment firms. Traders Magazine caters primarily to buy-side firms with more $500 million in assets, as well as sell-side broker-dealers that provide data, execution services and liquidity. Other constituencies include exchanges and “dark pools,” where the trades are executed, and the technology providers who serve the market. Coverage includes buy-side strategy, the interaction of buy- and sell-side players, technology and regulations. The brand stands as the hub of a cohesive and engaged community, a market position supported by participation in and coverage of social, charity and networking events.

Lisa Kim