Tag "Options"

Insider trading during company spin-offs

Prof. Patrick Augustin from McGill University in Montreal found strong evidence for insider trading activities during company spin-offs.  During his research he looked at changes to options trading patterns in

Training Video #2 – Call Options Explained

Call options are explained here in Part 2 of the educational video series. Remember the umbrellas from the last video? Well, this video explains how this concept gets applied in

Haydn Froggatt – Here is what brokers do, think and feel

Haydn has been a broker for a very long time and I think it is fair to say that he has just about seen everything there is in the industry. I

David Novac – Trading using charts, indicators and risk management

David Novac is a finance educator and an exceptional trader. He is sharing his views on what makes successful traders, we chat about his career, charts (he loves them), indicators

Tom Sosnoff – Bringing rationality into an irrational industry

Tom Sosnoff, options trader extraordinaire, agreed to talk to me about his way of trading options. Spoiler: Charts? Nope! Any of the classic indicators? Absolutely nope! Fundamentals? Get real, not

Research into possible insider trading activities before mergers and acquisitions

An Interview with Prof. Patrick Augustin from McGill University in Montreal about his research into insider trading activities. In an award-winning 2014 Paper he looked into possible insider trading activities