Seminars

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: $775.00
Special Offer Price:  $625.00

Special Terms:
Register and save $150! The special offer price ends on April 26, 2015. This discount cannot be combined with any other offer.

Refund Policy:
For May registrations, a full refund will be granted for cancellations received prior to May 8. For cancellations received after May 8, a $75 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.

City Date Place Register
Chicago 05/19/2015 CBOE Register
Chicago 08/04/2015 CBOE 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 3½-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 CBOE.


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 the CBOE Trading Floor
-Welcome 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 during market hours
-Options Theory in Portfolio Management
-The Reality of Institutional Portfolio Management
-Lunch with investment managers
-Getting a Job in the Securities Industry
-Common Misceptions about Options


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


Additional Notes:

Final date to register for the May class is May 13th.
Final date to register for the August class is July 29th.


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