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The Options Institute offers seminars according to your level of options knowledge. We offer 1, 2, and 3 Day Basic to Advanced seminars for individual investors, institutional investors, financial advisors and other select audiences. Find a seminar offering that meets your current options trading needs.

The Options Intensive

BEYOND THE BASICS - Option Strategies & Risk Management Techniques Ready to move beyond the fundamentals of buying and selling calls or puts? In this 2-day live seminar you'll be able to do just that! Gain perspective on both directional and non-directional approaches to option trading and explore more advanced strategies including time spreads, diagonal spreads and iron-butterflies...

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Five Things Your Clients Need to Know About Tax Reporting - Advisor Webinar

Every year advisors and their clients make investment decisions unaware of the complex tax requirements involved with their actions. In this webinar, we will discuss five things involved in tax reporting that advisors and clients often overlook or misunderstand...

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Trading Comes Alive! Income Opportunities Using Weeklys Options

The Options Institute at CBOE and Sheridan Options Mentoring present "Trading Comes Alive!" This seminar is for the investor seeking income opportunities using Weeklys options...

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Trading Options and Managing Positions

This free seminar is designed for all levels of traders who want to improve their ability to select option strategies. The program leads off with a review of the basic options strategies which includes covered calls and protecting a portfolio...

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Just a Tour

Take a 45 minute Tour of the CBOE.

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The Options Institute's goal is to expand the knowledge and thereby increase the comfort level of options users. The Institute provides training on how to manage risk in an increasingly complex marketplace through the use of effective options strategies. Classes and seminars for individual investors, retail brokers, institutional investors and Federal and State securities regulators are offered on a regular basis.

The Options Institute (division of The Chicago Board Options Exchange) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses. Complaints regarding sponsors may be addressed to NASBA, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37219-2417, (615) 880-4200.

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