Options Trading

A series of tutorials on Options Trading including definitions, Options Pricing Models, Option Greeks, different trading strategies with free downloadable codes and data such as Dispersion trading, Index Arbitrage and more.

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How to Lose Money Trading Options | Workshop

Dr Euan Sinclair shares his knowledge and experience in options trading. A must-attend session for aspiring options traders....
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Introduction to Systematic Options Trading | Webinar

A perfect opportunity to start your journey in systematic options trading. This webinar empowers you with the essential knowledge and skills for systematic options trading....
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Heston Model: Formula, Assumptions, Limitations, and More

In this blog, learn all about the Heston model and how it overcomes the limitation of the volatility smile by employing a stochastic volatility model. You will also understand how it is used to price options....
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Black Scholes Model: Formula, Limitations, Python Implementation

Black Scholes Model computes the options price given the Exercise Price, Underlying Stock Price and its Volatility as well as Days to Expiry. We will see the Black Scholes formula, assumptions and Python implementation....
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Implied Volatility: What, Why & How!

A step-by-step explanation of what, why and how of implied volatility. In addition to the theory, we also learn how to calculate implied volatility mathematically and also create an IV calculator using python in this article....
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Options Trading

Iron Butterfly Options Strategy In Python

The Iron Butterfly Trading Strategy is a part of the Butterfly Spread Options and a combination of a bull spread and a bear spread....
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Bull Call Spread Strategy

We cover basics of Bull Call Spread Option strategy, includes a bonus Python code and Excel model and shows how to implement this strategy using a live example...
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Collar Options Trading Strategy In Python

Learn implementing Collar Options Strategy which acts as an additional Protective Put to collar the value of a security position between 2 bounds....
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Butterfly Spread Options Trading Strategy In Python

This article talks about Butterfly Options Strategy, a combination of Bull Spread and Bear Spread, a Neutral Trading Strategy and has limited risk options....
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Trading Options: Iron Condor Trading Strategy In Python

The Iron Condor options trading strategy is a combination of the bull put spread options trading strategy and bear call spread options trading strategy. It is one of the simplest strategies that can be practised by traders even with a small account and can make the time decay work in your favour. It…...
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Straddle Options Trading Strategy Using Python

Gain an understanding of the Straddle Options Trading Strategy in Trading with the use of Python and how it can be used to create your own trading strategy...
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Long Strangle Option Strategy In Python

For all the Options lover here is a guide to Option’s long strangle strategy with an easy to follow example. You can also learn how to design a payoff chart for this strategy using Python Programming....
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Open Interest In Options Trading Using Python

The article talks about Open Interest In Options Trading an indicator that can easily be used in Futures and Options trading, what open interest indicates, how to read open interest data and considers some basic assumptions about how one can build an Open Interest Trading Using Python...
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Dispersion Trading Using Options [EPAT PROJECT]

This article explains the Dispersion Trading Strategy coded in Python and has been authored by Jayesh Kurup as part of the EPAT™ coursework at QuantInsti®....
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Long Call Butterfly Strategy on Python

Write a Long Call Butterfly strategy on Python Programming Language. It is a popular strategy deployed by traders when little price movement is expected...
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