Understanding Options - CPD Training Course

 Seminar Overview

Options are often viewed as complex instruments and avoided by all except those who are specialists. This seminar will help to de-mystify the world of options and provide you with an understanding of their workings, applications, valuations and the most appropriate ways to use them.


The content will include:

  • How Options are used, highlighting different applications
  • Option valuation techniques and the importance of volatility
  • Comparison of OTC and exchange traded environments
  • Option definitions & terminology
  • Overview of the workings of Options
  • Basic characteristics & mechanics of how options work
  • Share options, Index Options, Traded Options, Options on Futures
  • Clearing & settlement with Options
  • Understanding risks caused by recent periods of de-linkage between cash and option markets
  • Use of payoff diagrams


Who should attend?

This preparatory level seminar is ideal for anyone who wishes to understand the workings of options such as those looking to develop a career in trading, compliance managers, risk managers, salesforce and IT staff who need to understand the product, etc.



A CPD certificate will be provided to all attendees, which may be considered appropriate by your company for the accrual of CPD hours. This session will qualify for 3 CPD hours. 


To Reserve a Place

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., call +44 (0)20 7422 0063 or book online. You will receive confirmation of your booking within 24 hours. Price inclusive of all course material. Price exclusive of VAT.

Training and Venue Information

CPD Authorised Yes
Event Date 30-04-2019
Event End Date 30-04-2019
Event Time 10:00 - 13:00
Price £210.00
Location SIX Financial Information UK (EC2),  6 Devonshire Square, London EC2M 4YE, UK
£210.00 1000