Proposed Rule to Ban Options in IRAs
Learn more about the Proposed Rule to ban options in IRAs.
OIC Rings Closing Bell at NYSE
Watch OIC ring the closing bell to kick off the Thought Leadership Forum IV.
Getting started with options can be difficult, let OIC help.
Learn about investor tools and resources available on OIC’s website.
Check out this advisor resource on how your clients can benefit using options.
Discover key options strategies with this booklet for investors.
Learn what it means to be in-, at- and out- of- the-money.
The Striking Price
Review this weekly report from industry professionals.
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The Options Industry Council 2015 Study of Options Investors
Since 1995, OIC has commissioned a study of the options investor every five years . The 2015 study, conducted by Harris Poll, explores similarities and differences between option users and non-option users.
Academic Research on Options-Based Investment Strategies
New academic research conducted by Professors Michael L. Hemler, University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, and Thomas W. Miller, Jr., Mississippi State University, show that some options-based portfolio strategies outperform long stock.
Industry News: OCC’s Michael McClain on the Importance of Options Education
Michael McClain, President and COO of OCC, addressed the 33rd Annual Options Industry Conference in Miami, FL, on building resiliency in the U.S. Options Industry and the importance of continued education of listed options markets.