Strategy & Vocabulary of Options

In Options by Guest Author

About the Course

This introductory guide will walk you through the basic fundamentals, strategy and vocabulary of our options markets, providing a solid base of knowledge that will make you well-prepared to tackle these opportunities.

Course Syllabus

  • Part 1: Vocabulary
  • Part 2: Pricing Fundamentals
  • Part 3: Arithmetic
  • Part 4: Important Concepts
  • Part 5: Basic Strategies
  • About the Sponsor/Author

Building on the heritage of CME, CBOT, NYMEX, COMEX and KCBT, CME Group serves the risk management needs of customers around the globe. We provide the widest range of benchmark futures and options products available on any exchange, covering all major asset classes. Our collective vision is one of ongoing global growth, innovative product development, continually enhanced technology and the highest level of service available on any exchange.


2-3 hours

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Further Reading

Options: A Complete Guide for Investors and Traders By Guy Bower

Options as a Strategic Investment By Lawrence McMillan