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The Right Time to Trade Volatility

(Sep 1, 2017)

We can learn the right time to trade volatility by comparing option implied and recent historical volatility.

Using Options to Trade Volatility

(Aug 24, 2017)

Options can be used to trade volatility. The easiest method is with a straddle position. This involves buying an at the money call and put option at the same time.

How to Profit from Market Volatility

(Aug 18, 2017)

Why should you trade volatility? Because it's easier to predict volatility than it is to predict market direction.

Signs of Life in the India VIX

(Aug 12, 2017)

The India VIX is up 36% in the last week. Fear has gone up but is still low by historical standards.

It's Tough to End Easy Money

(Aug 2, 2017)

It is tough for the Fed to end easy money. The market now believes the Fed will not hike rates again this year.

Why Successful Traders are Made, not Born

(Jul 28, 2017)

Successful traders are made, not born. Today, you can sign up for Apurva's 87-day trading challenge. And you too can be made into a successful trader.

Will Oil Demand Collapse?

(Jul 14, 2017)

While crude oil demand is slowly waning, it is not about to collapse. As long as supply is plentiful and prices are low, crude oil demand is here to stay.

How to Beat the Quants

(Jul 5, 2017)

How to beat the quants and maintain a trading edge...

Quant Trading: A Victim of Its own Success

(Jun 30, 2017)

Quant trading is falling victim its own success. Because it's easy to use, profit opportunities are disappearing.

The MCX Should Launch Options on Mini Contracts

(Jun 23, 2017)

The MCX should launch options on mini contracts, rather than standard contracts. This will lead to greater participation, higher volumes, increased liquidity, and a more successful options market. Retail traders would especially benefit.

Get Ready for Commodity Options!

(Jun 16, 2017)

Commodity options trading is one step closer to reality. Learn how to take advantage of this tremendous opportunity.

How to Trade Political Risk

(Jun 9, 2017)

You can profit from political risk by learning to trade derivatives markets with our tailored online learning course.

Why Crude Oil Prices Have Peaked

(Jun 2, 2017)

Crude oil prices have peaked. The demand and supply picture imply a limit on how high crude oil prices can go from here. Meanwhile, the downside presents great trading opportunities.

How to Trade the News

(May 26, 2017)

Asad Dossani discusses how to trade the news. Also read cues from the F&O expiry for Nifty in June series in the market notes section.

Double Your Money with Derivatives

(May 19, 2017)

Asad Dossani discusses how you can double your money with derivatives.

Just Like Before, the Market is about to Crash

(May 17, 2017)

Markets are at record highs. Fear is at record lows. How does this end? When does this end?

Doing Whatever It Takes in the Crude Oil Market

(May 10, 2017)

Asad Dossani discusses why OPEC's latest production cuts are doomed to failure.

A Guide for New Derivatives Traders

(May 5, 2017)

Asad Dossani discusses what new derivatives traders should expect.

The Fed Will Never Normalise Monetary Policy

(May 4, 2017)

Asad Dossani discusses why the Fed will never normalize monetary policy.

How to Profit from the Derivatives Market

(Apr 28, 2017)

Asad Dossani discusses why we need derivatives, and how you can profit from them.

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