When it comes to buying options, it makes sense to start with an understanding of the fundamental risks. In February, join OIC’s Mat Cashman, a former options trader and current OIC Instructor, for an overview of buying options and everything you should know beforehand. During a free, live webinar, investors will learn about:
- Rights / Obligations
- Introduction to the Greeks
- Intrinsic vs. Extrinsic Value
- Exercise / Assignment
- Historic vs. Implied Volatility
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Disclosure: Options Trading
Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. For more information read the Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options, also known as the options disclosure document (ODD). To receive a copy of the ODD call 312-542-6901 or click here .