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Investing and Trading for College Students


Who Should Attend:  College Students
# of Days:  3.5
Time:  8:30am-4:30pm
Phone:  312-786-7760
Price:  $749.00

Refund Policy:
A $100 administrative fee will be assessed for cancellations within 7 business days of seminar. A $75 transfer fee will be assessed for transfers. For more information on complaint and refund policies, please contact us at 1-877-843-2263, press 2.

 
City Date Place Register
Chicago 08/05/2014 Chicago Board Options Exchange Register
 
 
 
Description:

Get an up-close look at the financial industry in Chicago and gain insights into how to invest your own money (when the time comes). This 3-day experience combines presentations from industry professionals, tours of Chicago's major exchanges, visits to trading firms and classroom education that reviews portfolio theory and investing and trading with options and futures both professionally and personally. Participants will also experience a live simulated trading session (mock trading) on the floor of The Chicago Board Options Exchange.

Included in the course fee are all classroom materials, the Options for the Stock Investor book, breakfast and lunch everyday.

Faculty includes:
-Gary Trennepohl, President's Council Professor of Finance
Oklahoma State University, Past President, Financial Mgmt Association, Intl.

-James Bittman,Senior Instructor, The Options Institute
Author of Options for the Stock Investor, and Trading Options as a Professional

**Speakers and schedule subject to change

 
 
Curriculum:

Please note: the first day will be 1/2 day starting with registration at 2:00 pm.

Tuesday Day 1
-Mock Trading Prep
-Mock Trading Session on CBOE Trading Floor
-Opening Reception

Wednesday, Day 2
-Option Fundamentals and Basic Strategies
-Option Pricing
-Working Lunch - Presentation on Private Equity Investments
-Trading Company Tour
-Using option models to develop trading strategies

Thursday, Day 3
-Advanced Strategies used by Portfolio Managers
-Delta hedging - How a Market Maker manages risk
-Lunch and Trading Company Tour
-Evening free to Explore Chicago

Friday, Day 4
-Breakfast at The Options Institute
-Tour of CBOE Trading Floor
-Options Theory in Portfolio Management
-The Reality of Institutional Portfolio Management
-Lunch with investment managers
-Getting a Job in the Securities Industry
-Common Misperceptions about Options

 
 
 
 

CPE/CFP Credits: = 0.0
*CPE credits are issued for a group-live delivery method.

 
 

 
 

 
 
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