Options for beginners

How options work – examples with explanations

This article is about options for beginners. We will try to explain in simple terms the idea of such a complex financial instrument as exchange-traded options and their applications in trading. 

Read more:

  1. What are Options
  2. Key Concepts
  3. Types of Option Strategies
  4. How Option Trading Works
  5. FAQ

Please note! The ATAS platform is not designed for options trading, so there will be no platform screenshots in the article. Nevertheless, it is beneficial for every trader to understand how options work, as it can help to reduce risks.

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