The Options Initiative

  • Who Should Attend: All investors. Basic Level Seminar.
  • # of Days: 2
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm CT
  • Phone: 1-877-THE-CBOE
  • Price: $895.00
Special Offer Price:  $795.00

Special Terms:
Register and save $100 off the regular price! Offer is valid thru August 23, 2015. The special offer price reflects your discounted rate. This discount cannot be combined with any other offer.

Refund Policy:
A full refund will be granted for cancellations received prior to August 27. For cancellations received after August 26, a $100 administrative fee will be assessed and a partial refund will be granted. To request a cancellation for this seminar dial 1-877-843-2263, select option 2. Online customers are responsible for returning the entire packet of seminar materials. Please apply the proper postage to unopened packet within 7 business days for refund processing.

City Date Place Register
Chicago 09/10/2015 CBOE Register
Online 09/10/2015 Online Register


It's time to discover option strategies straight from the option experts. Join instructors from The Options Institute at CBOE for a two-day, basic level seminar to explore basic option concepts and trading strategies. The Options Initiative will have a strong focus on option pricing and popular trading strategies.

This program offers a comprehensive discussion of:

- Basic option concepts
- Option pricing theory and analyzing option price behavior
- Popular trading strategies
- LEAPS (long term equity options)

*Bonus - The live 2-day class will be recorded and available to all registrants for on-demand viewing for 16 weeks!


Thursday, Day 1
- Options Basics
- Introduction to Option Strategies
- Narrated Tour of the CBOE Trading Floor
- Option Price Behavior I
- Options Strategies II

Friday, Day 2
- Option Price Behavior II
- Beyond the Basic Strategies
- Introduction to Short Dated Options
- Managing Positions
- Moving Forward

CPE/CFP Credits: = 10.0
*CPE credits are issued for a group-live delivery method.

Additional Notes:

This seminar is targeted toward the novice stock option investor. The Options Institute recommends advanced preparation in the form of online course work be completed prior to attending this seminar. To get started, go to the Education Tab, click on Online Course and follow the instructions to register for the "Basic Level Courses."

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