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OIC is an industry resource supported by OCC to provide trustworthy education about the benefits and risks of exchange-listed options.

Since 1992, OIC has been dedicated to increasing the awareness, knowledge and responsible use of options by individual investors, financial advisors and institutional managers.

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Equity vs. Index Options

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Financial Advisors and Exchange-Listed Options

This OIC-sponsored study explores characteristics and key influences among financial advisors who use options in their practices.

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