The IVolatility historical database and data services are widely used for options trading, analysis and academic research.

To encourage students and professors to use our data services for their research and working papers we offer special academic pricing.

Below is a list of articles, working papers, seminars and other contributions done by IVolatility analysts, quants and clients from universities and colleges using our data or services.

Designed specifically for the academic community, but available to all researchers, we have a very special data offer for those interested in preparing working papers or doing options research. Not only will we provide limited data free of charge we will publish the work in this research section.

Now for the first time you have access to the data needed to test your trategy or prove your theory, all we ask in return is for you to share the results.

Discounted pricing is also available for those requesting larger data sets or all database. Delivery is available in .csv files as well as in a convenient database format.

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