Trading options is an exciting way of betting on the direction that stock prices will move. You do not have to put up the total amount required for purchasing shares with listed options.
You only need to pay a fraction of it with your option premium and hope for profits when you sell it off at a higher price than what you bought it for. Hence, this can be very profitable but also high risk. Before embarking on any futures or options trading, learn how Singapore brokers list their options contracts so that you know exactly what is in store before plunging into this potentially lucrative business.
Most brokers list option contracts that are closest to ITM (in-the-money). However, each broker has different levels of ITMs in their product offering. Some brokers offer higher ITMs while some lower. Some even have different in-the-money levels within other option series. It …Continue reading