Virtual Trade

NOTICE: The optionsXpress Virtual Trade Tool is no longer available and has been replaced with the new Cboe Virtual Trade Tool below.

Cboe is proud to offer a state of the art Virtual Trade Tool designed to let you test your trading knowledge and market savvy without putting any money on the line.

Cboe Virtual Trade Tool is engineered to give registered Cboe users the essential tools for learning, idea generation, and investigation. We've poured years of option market maker experience into our platform and refined it to provide visibility into option market activity. Monitor the market, track volatility and find your edge.

  • Virtually trade stocks, options, spreads, straddles, and covered call trades.
  • Integrated stock and option quote detail screens.
  • 15 minute delayed quotes.
  • Proprietary Volatility Charts: Our volatility charts allow you to track our proprietary volatility indices over time through market moving events
  • Dynamic Option Montage: Follow trading activity, volatility movement and open interest directly in the option montage

Options
Options

Dynamic Option Montage: Follow trading activity, intraday volatility movement and open interest directly in the option chain.

Charts
Charts

VTT’s user-friendly volatility charts make it easy to track two full years of implied volatility and historical volatility for any optionable underlying

Sectors
Sectors

Volatility and option volume alerts highlight which sector components are in play.

Skew
Skew

Visualize the IV versus strike level for the entire option chain. View which expirations have the least/most expensive options in volatility terms

Trading
Trading

Get a feel for the real thing by using our virtual trade screens.  Virtually trade stocks, single-leg options, spreads, straddles and covered calls.

 

To access additional features such as the Pro Scanner, Stats page and large option orders block trades, users can register for the full featured Livevol Core trial or sign up for a Tradier brokerage account.

Please view the below video for a brief tutorial on the new Cboe Virtual Trade Tool. More in depth videos will be released in coming weeks.

We’d love to hear your feedback on the Cboe Virtual Trade Tool! Please reach out to vttfeedback@cboe.com with any comments or feature requests.

The Virtual Trading Tool is provided by Cboe Livevol, LLC ("Livevol") and Tradier Brokerage, Inc. (“Tradier”). Tradier is an independent, registered broker-dealer not affiliated with Livevol or any of its affiliates (collectively, "Cboe").  Tradier provides trading account functionality for the Virtual Trading Tool. Cboe is not involved in any manner in your virtual trading account with Tradier or with any other account you may have or establish with Tradier. Cboe is not responsible for or liable with respect to any use of any Tradier products or services.