The Advisors Option
About This Show
Simple diversification is no longer enough to shield the assets under your management. Registered investment advisors, financial planners and asset managers need a new weapon in their war on risk. Welcome to The Advisors Option - the only program designed to arm busy advisors with the information necessary to properly manage risk in this volatile environment. From options education, trading strategies and tips to options industry news and interviews with leading advisors, you will find it all on The Advisors Option.
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Advisors Option 57: Beware of Gamma and Flying Deltas
6 days ago
Options 101: Gamma: Measuring the Changes in Delta What is the relationship between gamma and Delta? What are the properties of gamma? What is put-call parity? At the money options and gamma? Out of the money options and gamma? Time and gamma? The Buzz: The low volatility regime continues: 7 of the 11 days in the past 20 years where VIX has been below 10% have occurred since mid-May 2017. Two studies, two different conclusion about alts & hedge funds. Office Hours: Listener questions and comments: Advisors Option Flash Poll. With $VIX hitting new lows and $SPX new highs, what is your financial advisor telling you about using #Options? Write covered calls? Buy protective puts? Do Both - Use Collars They Won't Touch Options Listner Questions: Question from LCB - Hey guys. You mentioned on the show that this is a challenging time to sell options due to low volatility. So does it stand that the opposite is true? Is it a good time to buy options? Particularly protective puts? Question from TIM D. - How high do rates need to be before I need to worry about rho?