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Understanding the Protective Put

Rights and Obligations

The protective put strategy is one way to potentially help mitigate the risk of a loss of capital. This rebroadcast from the OIC webinar program will provide an overview of the protective put and some of the reasons why an investor may choose to implement this strategy.

(4:31) - Why a Protective Put?
(10:30) - Changes in Implied Volatility and Puts
(20:18) - Protective Put Examples
(30:29) - Bear Put Spread vs. Protective Puts
(38:28) - Put Ratio Back spread