NEW YORK - In an effort to demonstrate the mechanics of derivatives strategies, Societe Generale will create a real-time options market on Super Bowl Sunday, Jan. 29, based on the ongoing score of Super Bowl XXIX.

As part of an annual event that will be especially timely this year due to the controversies surrounding derivatives, a 450-seat auditorium in Manhattan will be converted into a large trading pit - complete with options and spot markets, big-screen TVs, telephone trading, and computerized back-office facilities.

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