Archive for November, 2013:

Options Bootcamp #35 – Lessons from the Trading Floor

Options Bootcamp #35 – Lessons from the Trading Floor

Published on: Nov 27 2013 by John Critchley - Comments Off
Basic Training: Lessons from the Trading Floor Paper flow rules all – Go with the flow! Being obstinate and refusing to adjust to changing market conditions...
Options Bootcamp #34: Mail Call

Options Bootcamp #34: Mail Call

Published on: Nov 20 2013 by John Critchley - Comments Off
Question from Benjammin – I am currently a law student and have always been interested in options. I have read about options and am now listening to all of...
Twitter Options: The pricing dilemma

Twitter Options: The pricing dilemma

Published on: Nov 15 2013 by John Critchley - Comments Off
Twitter Options: The pricing dilemma    By: John J Critchley, Jr.   Twitter ($TWTR). First the much anticipated IPO, now options get listed. This is occurring...
Options Bootcamp 33: Understanding VIX Options

Options Bootcamp 33: Understanding VIX Options

Published on: Nov 05 2013 by John Critchley - Comments Off
    Trading VIX and Volatility Products What is the VIX? How is the VIX calculated? How are VIX options priced? How do the Greeks work with VIX options? What...