How is an Option Similar to an Insurance Policy?

How is an Option Similar to an Insurance Policy?

Comparing an option to an insurance policy can many times help to simplify your learning curve when it comes to options. What is an option? “An option is a financial derivative that represents a contract sold by one party (option writer) to another party (option...
How Put Insurance Can Benefit Your Portfolio

How Put Insurance Can Benefit Your Portfolio

You insure your house. You insure your car. Do you insure your portfolio and/or your positions? There are many differences of opinion among traders as to the benefit of insurance on your positions, or your overall portfolio. This article will touch on some of the...