The course objective is to explain different aspects of volatility and how volatility is used. Volatility’s impact and flexibility when hedging market exposure, how to use volatility information to speculate on a specific market move, or allow investors to put on simple to complex option positions called spreads.
This course is designed to give students the introductory understanding of what volatility is, how it works, and why it is important to understand. Even though volatility is an extremely complex subject, this course breaks it down in simple to understand terms without getting bogged down in the complex calculus. Most investors have heard of volatility but few know what it is. Get started now learning how for better or worse volatility effects all option investors.