All expiring options that meet the OCC's automatic exercise thresholds will be exercised unless you
instruct otherwise. Please complete this form and retain a copy for your records. Unless otherwise
specified, all fields are required.
Please be advised that notice to the Exchange of instructions in no way relieves a member
organization of its need to separately inform OCC of its exercise instructions.
CONTRARY EXERCISE INSTRUCTIONS MAY NOT BE PROCESSED IF ALL REQUIRED FIELDS ARE
Automatic Exercise Thresholds:
Stock Options: 0.01
All contrary exercise instructions should be submitted by emailing this completed form to
Submit Equity Instructions to Cboe by 4:30 pm CT. As always, exchange members are responsible for
complying with all exchange rules.
For example, in order for your contrary exercise instructions to be effective, you must submit the
instruction to the appropriate exchange by the exchange cut-off time.