In observance of Thanksgiving, Investor Services will be closed on Thursday, November 23 and will close at 1pm CT on Friday, November 24.
Bear Put Spread
Watch to learn how this strategy can help in a down market.
Interested in Options?
Getting started with options is easier than you think, click to learn more.
Read this OIC-sponsored study from Cerulli Associates.
OIC is on YouTube. Check out the latest here.
Sign up to receive OIC news and event
information right to your inbox.
REGISTER FOR THE OPTIONS
- Free, unbiased options education
- Learn in-person and online
- Advance at your own pace
Learn what a LEAP option is and how it compares to regular-term equity options.
Introduce yourself to the world of equity options at the ground level, using everyday language.
Get the options volume and trading data you need to make informed decisions.
Learn about capital markets and how they can be used for investments.
How Financial Advisors Use and Think about Exchange-Listed Options
The Options Industry Council (OIC), an industry resource funded by OCC and the U.S. options exchanges, announced the results of a study, How Financial Advisors Use and Think About Exchange-Listed Options.
CBOE Vest Technologies and The Options Industry Council (OIC) Offer Options Strategy Builders Tool on OIC Website
CBOE Vest Technologies, a software company enabling users to work with target outcome investment strategies, and the Options Industry Council (OIC), a provider of unbiased options education, are working together to educate investors and broaden the appeal of options with a new online tool, The Options Strategy Builders.
Academic Research on Options-Based Investment Strategies
New academic research conducted by Professors Michael L. Hemler, University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, and Thomas W. Miller, Jr., Mississippi State University, show that some options-based portfolio strategies outperform long stock.