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Intraday Trading Patterns in the Equity Options Markets

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  • Aggarwal, Raj
  • Gruca, Edward

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Based on the analysis of data for over two million options transactions on the Chicago Board of Options Exchange, we find significant U-shaped intraday patterns in trading volume, transaction size, proportion of trades at the ask or bid, and other variables in the equity options market. These previously undocumented intraday temporal patterns are largely consistent with exogenous temporal influences on transactions volume in anticipation of and following nontrading periods. These patterns are also largely consistent with strategic trading endogenous to the market and are related to interactions between informed and liquidity or noise traders.

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Article provided by Southern Finance Association & Southwestern Finance Association in its journal Journal of Financial Research.

Volume (Year): 16 (1993)
Issue (Month): 4 (Winter)
Pages: 285-97

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Handle: RePEc:bla:jfnres:v:16:y:1993:i:4:p:285-97

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Cited by:
  1. Nikolaus Hautsch, 2002. "Modelling Intraday Trading Activity Using Box-Cox-ACD Models," CoFE Discussion Paper 02-05, Center of Finance and Econometrics, University of Konstanz.
  2. Aggarwal, Raj, 1995. "Microstructure of world trading markets: Hans R. Stoll, Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1993, 154 pp," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 4(3), pages 311-313.
  3. Köksal, Bülent, 2012. "An Analysis of Intraday Patterns and Liquidity on the Istanbul Stock Exchange," MPRA Paper 35968, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  4. Bildik, Recep, 2001. "Intra-day seasonalities on stock returns: evidence from the Turkish Stock Market," Emerging Markets Review, Elsevier, vol. 2(4), pages 387-417, December.

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