Trading options with CFDs
Looking for new strategies that can give you the edge in varied market conditions?
Find opportunity in bullish, bearish or even static markets with options CFDs. Whether volatility is high or low, these leveraged products can help you to profit from it – even if you’re not sure which way prices are heading.
In this course you’ll get a thorough introduction to options – how they work, the benefits they offer and the risks you need to understand. Plus you’ll learn some popular options trading strategies that can unlock exciting potential in the markets.
What are options?7 min
What are the benefits of trading options?4 min
How are options priced?5 min
Managing the risks of options trading6 min
Buying options – some examples6 min
How to buy an option in the IG platform7 min
Selling options – some examples6 min
How to sell an option in the IG platform7 min
An introduction to the Greeks4 min
Simple strategy 1: trading delta4 min
Simple strategy 2: straddle and strangle8 min