Binary Options: Strategies for Directional and Volatility Trading

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John Wiley & Sons, Dec 6, 2012 - Business & Economics - 288 pages
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The first comprehensive guide to trading a unique class ofoptions to manage risk and make smarter bets during volatiletrading

Providing savvy market players with a way to react quickly toevent-driven opportunities and trends, exchange traded binaryoptions are a unique type of derivative instrument offering fixedrisk and reward. Available on four asset classes—stock indexfutures, commodity futures, Spot Forex and economic datareleases—they are distinctly different from regular put/calloptions in that their pay-out structure offers only two potentialoutcomes, or settlement values: 0 or 100. The first guide focussingexclusively on this fast-growing sector of the options market,Trading Binary Options examines the key differences betweenregular options trading and binary options trading and describeshow binary trading is done. It also gives you the lowdown on themost successful binary trading strategies and how and when theyshould be deployed.

  • Outlines a rigorous approach to trading directionally aroundspecific events, such as an earnings release, a shift incurrencies, or a release of economic data
  • Provides the first comprehensive coverage of an increasinglypopular but poorly understood trading instrument
  • Offers in-depth discussions of the six characteristics thatdistinguish binaries from other options and that make them such anattractive vehicle for hedging risk and improving returns

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Alex Nekritin is CEO and President of TradersChoiceFX,TradersChoiceOptions, and TCForex, one of the largest introductorybrokers in the world. Mr. Nekritin has been trading in equities,options, futures, and Forex very successfully for more than adecade. He holds a degree in finance with a concentration inderivative instruments from Babson College in Wellesley,Massachusetts. Alex's work has been featured online at FXStreet.comand

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