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Risk and Money Management in Trading
July 28, 2022
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Risk and Money Management in Trading

Montréal Exchange

There is always a level of risk when investing in securities, whether it be options, fixed income or forex. The risk associated to each asset class depends on the characteristics of the asset itself and how it is affected by the factors that relate to it. For example, fixed income is generally deemed a very safe asset class...

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The Wheel Strategy
May 09, 2022
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The Wheel Strategy

Tony Zhang

As an equity investor, we are always seeking investment opportunities to maximize capital appreciation and income. Finding a balance between the two can be challenging and many times have significant tradeoffs. However, you can potentially add income to any equity position with options using two strategies to add an income...

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May –  Educational Events
May 04, 2022
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May – Educational Events

Montréal Exchange

May 5, 2022 Webinar – Unlocking the Power of Options Time : 12:00 p.m. (ET) Speaker: Patrick Ceresna Language: English Where: Online More information here   May 12, 2022 Webinar – How to use call options Time : 12:00 p.m. (ET) Speaker: Martin Noel Language: French Where: Online More information here   May...

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Splitting Shopify May Be a Boon to Options Traders
April 14, 2022
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Splitting Shopify May Be a Boon to Options Traders

Steve Sosnick

By now you almost assuredly know that Shopify (SHOP.TSX) announced a 10:1 stock split effective on a date to be announced.  With that announcement, SHOP joins Alphabet and Amazon in the club of internet stocks with high prices and pending stock splits. Although news of a stock split is generally considered a positive, let’s...

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Why options should be considered for investing in Bitcoin
April 05, 2022
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Why options should be considered for investing in Bitcoin

Montréal Exchange

Many cryptocurrency investors have bought Bitcoin and other altcoins under the assumption it will be held in their portfolio for many decades. The assumption for these “hodlers” is that the future of financial transactions will see Bay Street and Wall Street banks replaced with decentralized systems. For other investors,...

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Why and how to use an Options Calculator
April 04, 2022
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Why and how to use an Options Calculator

Montréal Exchange

The Montreal Exchange (MX) offers users an online tool to help understand and calculate the theoretical value of options. Known as the Montreal Exchange option calculator, users can take advantage of a free offering to better understand potential investment returns and risk management decisions. Montreal Exchange option...

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The Secret to Managing Losses and Hitting Home Runs
March 14, 2022
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The Secret to Managing Losses and Hitting Home Runs

Montréal Exchange

I have worked as a market strategist for the past 15 years alongside a few thousand retail and institutional investors in foreign currency, futures, equities and options. A common experience amongst self-directed investors is a repetitive string of small winners, followed by a few big losses that wipe out weeks or months of...

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The Importance of Trading Psychology
March 11, 2022
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The Importance of Trading Psychology

Montréal Exchange

As a market strategist for over the past 13 years, I’ve corresponded and provided market color to thousands of retail and institutional investors. In this post, I wanted to share what I have consistently found to be a distinguishable factor that sets successful traders apart. The difference that divides professional traders...

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