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.
Most Recent Episode
Advisors Option 62: The Problems with Expiration
Dec 27 17
Options 101: Exploring Expiration Myths & Misconceptions What is expiration? Why do options expire? What do some of these scary terms mean, i.e. triple witching, and quadruple witching? How does expiration impact the Greeks? Myth busting: Is it true that options control the stock market on expiration Friday? Is max pain a real concept? Pinning/Pin risk: What is it? Why does it matter? How do you avoid it? What happens when you exercise an option? American vs. European exercise? Can you exercise options early? Should you? How does auto-exercise work? The Buzz: Looking back on 2017: The year without volatility. VIX has been under 10 for about 45 days this year, and under 12 for a little over 200 days. "Stealth hedging" shows investors not so complacent We are all now living in a post-Bitcoin world now - when will we be able to trade the options?