10 May 2017
Chicago
Reporter: Drew Nicol

OCC secures Morgan Stanley’s Bodnar for OIC Roundtable


OCC has regained Robert Bodnar, executive director at Morgan Stanley, as a member of the governing body of its educational arm, the Options Industry Council (OIC).

OIC’s Roundtable is the independent overseer of the OIC, and is comprised of representatives from options exchanges, member brokerage firms, and OCC.

Bodnar is options product manager for Morgan Stanley’s wealth management division. He is responsible for providing options strategy and sales ideas to financial advisors for their clients.

“It is a pleasure to welcome Robert Bodnar back to the OIC Roundtable. His vast experience and proficiency in the options markets will support OIC’s mission to educate investors, financial advisors and the general public about the benefits and risks of exchange-listed options,” said Mary Savoie, executive director of OIC.

“We look forward to his contributions and those of our other roundtable members, as we work to further elevate OIC as the leading provider of unbiased options education content through the promotion of greater awareness and understanding of the value of the listed options markets.”

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