Executive Summary

This report provides detailed information from North America-based equity derivatives investors including helpful benchmark data such as:

  • Average number of firms used for flow equity derivatives
  • Options and volatility product usage
  • Concentration of business
  • Key drivers of business allocation


This report provides detailed information on equity derivatives activity according to North American-based equity derivatives investors. Research is based on in-person and telephone interviews with 42 total institutions in the 2019 Study. The data in this report is based upon aggregated results from individuals participating in the study.