Options

May 27, 2022

Over the past few weeks, I’ve asked several options pros with over forty years’ experience about a specific options strategy that I developed for speculators which has limited downside risk and unlimited upside potential (like a long call option... more

Feb 05, 2021

The CQG RTD Toolkit Add-in has been updated. This updated Excel add-in is automatically installed with CQG IC 21-12-8042 Beta and higher. The updates are to the Orders and Positions tabs. New features and benefits include the ability to... more

Feb 07, 2019

If you set up a Microsoft Excel® dashboard to monitor options prices and their respective deltas you may see the delta values disappear occasionally in the dashboard. In other words, the value for the options deltas, especially far out of the... more

Jan 02, 2018

CQG offers an Implied Volatility (ImpVol) study that allows you to pull in historical implied volatility data onto a chart. ImpVol is not the implied volatility of one particular option. CQG uses the outright contract symbol from the... more

Oct 30, 2017

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard scans options on the E-mini S&P 500 futures market using the CQG RTD Toolkit for volume and displays strikes ranked by the volume traded for each listed expiry. The scan covers options traded 15 strikes above... more

Oct 26, 2017

Watch our recorded webinar to learn about the following services that CQG Integrated Client customers can access for free through the end of the year:

Market Scan Advanced Options

Our product specialists provide expert-level overviews... more

Aug 16, 2017

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard provides a drop-down menu where you can select the underlying market, such as E-mini S&P 500. The display will then show all front contract option symbols, including weekly and end-of-month options. The... more

Apr 07, 2017

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard scans the options on soybeans, wheat, and corn (Globex) futures markets for volume. It displays strikes ranked by the volume traded for each expiry listed. The scan covers options traded ten strikes above... more

Nov 23, 2016

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard scans the options on the Eurodollar futures market for volume and ranks the traded volume for each expiry out to three years. The scan covers options traded ten strikes above and below the at-the money option. Then... more

Aug 17, 2016

Turn bullish positions into bearish positions in a single transaction.

In this webinar, market wizard Tony Saliba shows you how to take advantage of the flexibility of trading options by studying volatility and the Greeks in order to... more