Getting Started with Options

Presented by Montréal Exchange and The Options Industry Council





Thursday, September 10, 2020



Getting Started with Options











Understanding Listed Options This five-part series will build a foundation of knowledge that will give you confidence to consider options if you are not currently using them. For those of you who are using listed options, this series will be a good review of what they are, how they work and what strategies make the most sense.

Session 1: Getting Started with Options All important core concepts: what are options, calls & puts, contract terms, weekly, monthly & LEAPS®, exercise/assignment, OCC exercise process, settlement styles, and moneyness.

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01:30 PM Central Daylight Time


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Joe Burgoyne
Director of Institutional Education
The Options Industry Council (OIC)


Joseph Burgoyne is Director, Institutional Education for the Options Industry Council. He is responsible for supporting the institutional and university education programs. Additionally, Mr. Burgoyne serves as a staff instructor for The Options Industry Council.

Prior to joining the OIC, he served as Director of Business Development for IVolatility. Previously, he was Managing Partner of Burgoyne Capital Management, LLC. Mr. Burgoyne also managed the floor operations at the Philadelphia Stock Exchange for Van der Moolen Options USA and Tague Securities. His responsibilities included portfolio risk management, making markets and the development of proprietary databases.