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VIX Made Easy

The Option Pit “Easy” Series: 

Don't be left in the dust as VIX becomes a more and more active product!

Option Pit is introducing a new series of webinars to make option trading easier for beginning and intermediate traders. We will tackle the VIX first.  This is a MUST own for all VIX traders especially newer traders:


December 14-24

6+ hours of VIX Education a deal for the $197.00 Just $97.00!!!

Traders will learn:

-VIX futures pricing around V

-VIX futures explaining backwardation and contango.

-VIX terms and strikes the basic functions of the unique VIX calendar and skew to help with proper trade set up

-Basic approaches to trading VIX ETP's

 VIX positions helps with basic option trading strategy for puts and calls, call spreads and call butterflies singular to VIX




 VIX trading will put all the theory into action to trade VIX options using the VIX futures as the guide to trading conditions

Recent Articles

Forbes - "Mark Sebastian Emphasizes Importance Of Understanding Math Behind Options"

Mark Sebastian is interviewed in Forbes, you can read the article here.


Read Mark Sebastian's Piece on the SFI for TheStreet and Yahoo

You can read Mark Sebastian's anaylsis of IStar Financial that he wrote for right here or on Yahoo Finance here

Read Mark Sebastian's Piece on the VIX for TheStreet

You can read Mark's piece titled Re-Visiting the VIX here.