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Company Overview of The Options Clearing Corporation

Company Overview

The Options Clearing Corporation operates as an equity derivatives clearing organization. It offers central counterparty clearing and settlement services to various exchanges and trading platforms for options, financial and commodity futures, security futures, stock loan programs, cross margin programs, and securities lending transactions. The company also provides industry services, such as delta position limits, decentralized linkage programs, and investor services. The Options Clearing Corporation was incorporated in 1972 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

One North Wacker Drive

Suite 500

Chicago, IL 60606

United States

Founded in 1972





Key Executives for The Options Clearing Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Executive Chairman
Age: 52
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Vice President of Finance and Accounting
Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Options Clearing Corporation Key Developments

Options Clearing Announces Board Appointments

Options Clearing Corp. on March 12 announced the appointment of new board officers for 2014. Felix Davidson, president of TD Ameritrade Clearing Inc., was appointed member vice chair. Craig Donohue was reappointed executive chairman, and Michael Cahill was reappointed president and CEO. The company's nominating committee also nominated candidates for election to the board for the term ending in 2017. The election will be held at the annual meeting of stockholders April 22. The nominees are Mark Dehnert of Goldman Sachs Execution & Clearing LP, Craig Messinger of Bank of New York Mellon Corp. and John Ruth of ABN AMRO Clearing Chicago LLC. The board also approved the recommendations of the nominating committee to appoint Christine Show of Newedge USA LLC for the term ending in 2015 and Judith Kula of Wolverine Execution Services LLC for the term ending in 2016 to fill vacancies on the board. The appointments are effective as of the 2014 annual shareholders meeting.

The Options Clearing Corporation, Annual General Meeting, Apr 22, 2014

The Options Clearing Corporation, Annual General Meeting, Apr 22, 2014. Agenda: To consider election of directors.

The Options Clearing Corporation Presents at Boca 2014, Mar-11-2014 through Mar-14-2014

The Options Clearing Corporation Presents at Boca 2014, Mar-11-2014 through Mar-14-2014. Venue: Boca Raton Resort & Club, Boca Raton, Florida, United States. Presentation Date & Speakers: Mar-13-2014, Michael Cahill, President & Chief Executive Officer, Michael Walinskas, Executive Vice President & Chief Risk Officer.

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