In a culture of diminishing attention spans, where people choose instant gratification over long-term commitment, and where the concept that everyone should be famous for 15 minutes has become frighteningly achievable, it makes perfect sense to turn options expiration, which had been a once-a-month event, into a weekly occurrence.Filling this gaping need on Oct. 28, the Chicago Board Options Exchange will begin listing Weeklies, or Quickies in industry parlance, which are options that have just a one-week life span.
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