Options Trading Course
|Mode of attendance||On-campus|
|Intake Dates:||Every month|
The two-day course is designed to give students a practical understanding of derivatives markets as well as the structure of vanilla options and payoff diagrams.
Students will study future markets including simple option structures such as bull/bear spreads and straddle and strangle. In addition, they will learn about commodities, interest rates, currency and equity futures.
This course is extremely interactive and will require students to use an options trading platform so they can take part in real-time trading sessions. The second day of the course will allow students to review and discuss trade plans. Students will also work with others to create, discuss and review dummy trade ideas.
By the close of the course, students should have a good knowledge of options markets and understand how to apply options trading strategies in real trading situations.
What will you learn?
- To understand the structure of future markets and how they are traded
- To understand the concepts of options trading
- To recognise different option payoff profiles and what they are illustrating
- Trade options structures in real-time markets
Who is this course for?
This two-day course is suitable for individuals wanting to develop their knowledge of options trading to either enhance their career or to trade at home.