Day: September 26, 2020

Vouch Insurance Partners With Ethena to Help Companies Proactively Mitigate and Manage Risk

Vouch customers now have access to essential sexual harassment training at a free or discounted rate through Ethena

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vouch Insurance, the business insurance platform for startups, today announced a partnership with Ethena, the sexual harassment training program designed for modern companies. The partnership provides new and existing Vouch customers with free or discounted anti-harassment training from Ethena.

In the workplace, harassment is pervasive and underreported. Studies show that at least 40 percent of women and 15 percent of men have faced sexual harassment, which has negative personal impact and is highly detrimental to company culture. Sexual harassment claims and lawsuits can also open the door to significant financial loss and reputational damage. A single sexual harassment claim can cost a company $22,500 in lost productivity.

There is an ethical reckoning happening across industries, with employees and the general public losing

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Analyzing Bank of America’s Unusual Options Activity

Bank of America

shares experienced unusual options activity on Friday. The stock price moved up to $23.35 following the option alert.

Exceptionally large volume (compared to historical averages) is one reason for which options market activity can be considered unusual. The volume of options activity refers to the number of contracts traded over a given time period. Open interest is the number of unsettled contracts that have been traded but not yet closed by either counterparty. In other words, open interest represents the quantity of contracts that individual parties have written but not yet found a counterparty for (i.e. a buyer finding a seller, or a seller finding a buyer).

Another indicator of unusual options activity is the trading of a contract with an expiration date in the distant future. Additional time until a contract expires generally increases the potential for it to grow its time value and

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