nav-left cat-right

FIP107 – Getting Started in Options

Course and Test – Close Out $ 69.00
Additional Hard Copy Test  $ 60.00
Additional Online Test  $ 60.00
SKU: FIP107 Category:

CPE Credit Hours – 13

Field of Study: Administrative Practices


During the recent market turmoil, option trading volume actually increased, but many are still unsure of the opportunities that options present, simply because they don’t fully understand how this market works. With Getting Started in Options, Eighth Edition, author Michael C. Thomsett looks to change this. In non-technical, easy-to-follow terms, this accessible guide thoroughly demystifies the options markets, distinguishes the imagined risks from the real ones, and arms investors with the facts they need to make more informed decisions.

• Opens with an introduction commenting on the recent market turmoil and the growing importance of options

• Contains new chapters on futures and index options

• Includes sidebar definitions and easy-to-follow examples that anyone can understand

Besides new examples, updated charts, and timely additions to reflect important changes in the markets, this edition also includes discussions on other important options issues, such as: how to calculate options returns; “test run” activities to try out new theories; and much more.

This is a self-study CPE course.
Program level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None required
Minimum final examination passing grade: 70%
Maximum time allowed to complete the program: One year from date of purchase.

More Information