Financial Analyst Warrior Podcast

Episode #4 – Options, Options Trading, Options on CFA® Exam, Options Trading Online Course

EPISODE 4 – OPTIONS, OPTIONS TRADING, OPTIONS ON CFA, OPTIONS TRADING ONLINE COURSE

We decided to experiment a bit in this latest episode of Financial Analyst Warrior.

In the Episode 4, Mykola interviewed Miguel about his experience trading Options.

Options are definitely a complicated class of investment products available to investors and traders. Options are part of the Alternative Investment class and Options are highly covered on the CFA ® exam. There is something mysterious about options as they are very different from other investment products are present a great opportunity to enhance portfolio returns and also hedge portfolio exposures.

Here are some of the topics covered in this episode:

  • Why did Miguel began trading Options?
  • What lessons did Miguel learn from trading Options?
  • How are options different from other investment products and other alternative investment products like Futures for example
  • Option Trading, Option Structures, Option Markets
  • The importance to have a detailed trading plan
  • The Option Greeks: Delta, Vega, Theta and Rho. You can read more about each variable on this Wikipedia page.
  • Risk management when trading options
  • Options as an important topic on the CFA ® exam (CFA ® Level 1, CFA ® Level 2, CFA ® Level 3)

Options Straddle

Options Straddle

Options Strangle

Strangle

 

Options Trading Course

As mentioned in this Episode, Miguel recently launched a new course build exclusively around teaching people about options.

The aim of this course is to help investment professionals understand what options are, how are they different from other investment classes and how to make money from trading options in the financial markets. In addition, Miguel covers his favorite options strategies he uses to earn a sizeable return per month.

Here is what’s included in the course:

  • Options Essentials Guide
  • Ultimate Options Trading Guide
  • Basic and Advanced Video Tutorials
  • Options Position Calculator
  • Complete Trading Plan Template
  • Strategy and Trading Spreadsheets
  • and much more

If you want to learn more about the psychological aspect of trading, we invite you to read The Complete Trading for a Living: The Legendary Approach to Trading with the Companion Study Guide.

We hope you found this Episode valuable. Most of all we hope you will be able to apply these techniques to help you increase your Focus in order to be better prepared for your upcoming CFA  exam.

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