OIC: Getting started with options — strategies and ideas

If you want to trade options and you aren’t quite sure where to start, please watch this recorded webinar where we explored some common scenarios where options can help to achieve specific goals including:

  • Directional trading for short term opportunity capture
  • Adding Alpha to your portfolio via covered call writing capture
  • Potentially helping to protect security gains

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Options trading entails significant risk and is not appropriate for all investors. Certain complex options strategies carry additional risk. Before trading options, please read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. Supporting documentation for any claims, if applicable, will be furnished upon request.

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