The Options Intensive

  • Who Should Attend: Intermediate - Advanced
  • # of Days: 2
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm CT
  • Phone: 877-843-2263 press 2
  • Price: $995.00
Special Offer Price:  $895.00

Special Terms:
Save $100 through September 20th! 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 October 1. For cancellations received after October 1, 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 10/05/2015 CBOE Register
Online 10/05/2015 Online Register


This course is for those who are ready to move beyond the basic strategies. In this 2-day live seminar, you will gain perspective on both directional and non-directional approaches to option trading. We will explore more advanced, multi-leg strategies including time spreads, butterflies and iron condors. We will also look at managing positions to reduce accrued losses and protect unrealized profits.

This program offers a comprehensive discussion of:

- Spread Trading
- Impact of Volatility
- Weekly Options

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


Thursday, Day 1
-Option Price Behavior & The "Greeks"
-Neutral Option Strategies
-Advanced Option Strategies
-Index Option Trading

Friday, Day 2
-The Behavior of Implied Volatility
-Market Maker Trading
-Planning a Trade
-Narrated Tour of the CBOE Trading Floor
-Managing a Position
-Introduction to Listed Volatility Markets
-Volatility Oriented Strategies

A basic understanding of option pricing, buying or selling calls and puts, and trading experience are beneficial to learning new concepts. 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 Courses and follow the instructions to register for the "Basic Level Courses."

CPE/CFP Credits: = 13.5
*CPE credits are issued for a group-live delivery method.

Additional Notes:

The Options Institute, a division of The Chicago Board Options Exchange, is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) 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 for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville

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