Upcoming Events

Throughout the year, OIC hosts free webinars on a variety of options-related topics. Taught by experienced options professionals, OIC webinars run from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. (CT), unless otherwise noted. Registration is required and will give you access to an on-demand replay of the event. Watch OIC's past webinars on-demand here.

Oct 11, 2023
3:30 - 4:30 PM CST

OIC begins its October webinar series with a review of implied volatility and its potential impact on option pricing. During this live webinar on Oct 11, OIC instructor Mat Cashman will lead an overview of volatility for investors who want to better understand this important options topic. Among the main discussion points will be:

  • An examination of Vega and implied volatility.
  • Why implied volatility can vary among different options.
  • An introduction to options skew.

Sign up today for the first October webinar on volatility. Also, all registrants gain immediate access to the entire OIC educational library which includes past option webinars on a wide variety of topics.

Oct 18, 2023
3:30 - 4:30 PM CST
Intermediate / Advanced

Volatility II: Understanding Options Skew

Our understanding of skew has evolved significantly over time. Its persistence has had meaningful pricing implications that option investors should understand. During the second October webinar, on the 18th, OIC instructor Mat Cashman will focus on options skew. During this live presentation investors will learn about:

•    The history of skew.
•    Methods for conceptualizing, measuring, and trading around skew.
•    Different types of skew and examples of skew in practice.

Register now for the webinar on skew. With sign-up comes access to the on-demand OIC learning library where previous webinars can be reviewed at any time.