In this recorded webinar, representatives from Fidelity's Trading Strategy Desk discussed how hedging can be used by traders and investors to help protect their portfolio during times of volatility. Learning about hedging strategies can provide a better understanding of how traders might minimize the impact of an adverse move. They dove into common hedging techniques and important concepts to consider when executing an effective hedge.
Topics of this webinar included:
- What is a hedge and why would a trader use it?
- Appropriate use of common protective equity orders
- What is beta and why it matters?
- Using protective puts
- Using collars