Index option

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Mondo Visione  Apr 1  Comment 
Beginning April 01, 2013 VTB Capital is a market maker in the MICEX Index options. According to the agreement the company will ensure liquidity for two nearby quarterly contracts with volume of 200 lots. MICEX Index option market making by...
FX Street  Jun 7  Comment 
There are new options out there called NASDAQ OMX Alpha Indexes Options. This newsletter will... For more information, read our latest forex news and reports.
The Economic Times  Jun 14  Comment 
With liquidity in index and stock futures drying up due to volatile market conditions, FIIs have stepped up their exposure to index option contracts, as they try to either profit on market volatility or hedge their equity positions.




 

An index option is an option with the underlying security being made up of an index rather than a particular stock. All settlements for index options are made in cash.

The following are index option strategies: -index calls -index puts -index straddles -index collars

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