Trade Alert Expands Flex Options Content

IM-based trade data provider has now integrated data on this growing options class with other options trade data.


Trade Alert chief executive Henry Schwartz says the vendor has already refined its Flex options analytics, which include all existing positions plus new positions, and has now integrated Flex positions alongside users' listed positions. In addition, he says the vendor is now working to add time and sales data for Flex options to its service, though he adds that this is a harder proposition because─unlike regular options time and sales data─the data is not carried by the Options Price Reporting A