What are index options and why you might want to trade them

Join options professionals from Fidelity Investments and CBOE as they team up for an educational event designed to help you become a more confident investor. You'll learn about index options, how to navigate volatility, and we’ll cover our top three index strategies

Friday, May 10, 2019
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET

Join options professionals from Fidelity Investments and CBOE as they team up for an educational event designed to help you become a more confident investor. You'll learn about index options, how to navigate volatility, and we’ll cover our top three index strategies

Important: These sessions will NOT be recorded.

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Session 1: Index options basics

2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. ET
We will discuss security basics, trading and settlement characteristics advantages and how to use them strategically.


Session 2: Volatility for beginners

3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. ET

Does volatility scare you? Is volatility bad? Our speakers will give you a better understanding of volatility and where there may be opportunity. Topics include:

  • Historic and implied volatility
  • The VIX
  • The importance of timeframes and timing


Session 3: Top three index strategies

4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. ET
In this session, we will cover directional trading: buying calls and puts and how to hedge your portfolio using our top three index strategies.


Presenters

Jermal Chandler

Options Instructor
CBOE Options Institute

Allen W. Helm

Allen W. Helm

Regional Brokerage Consultant
Fidelity Investments

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