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Gold, crude oil, corn, soybeans and more - with so many tradeable products the futures options market is an intimidating place. How can you possibly keep track of the latest trading activity across so many different products? Don’t worry - we’ve got you covered. Welcome to This Week in Futures Options - the program designed to help active futures options traders stay on top of this ever-changing marketplace. Each week we’ll break down the top trades, hot products, volatility explosions and much more. Whether you’re an experienced veteran or a newcomer looking to separate the wheat from the lean hogs, This Week in Futures Options has the information you can’t find anywhere else...

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Gold, crude oil, corn, soybeans and more - with so many tradeable products the futures options market is an intimidating place. How can you possibly keep track of the latest trading activity across so many different products? Don’t worry - we’ve got you covered. Welcome to This Week in Futures Options - the program designed to help active futures options traders stay on top of this ever-changing marketplace. Each week we’ll break down the top trades, hot products, volatility explosions and much more. Whether you’re an experienced veteran or a newcomer looking to separate the wheat from the lean hogs, This Week in Futures Options has the information you can’t find anywhere else...

    TWIFO 201: Negative Rates, Equity Rallies and Crude Kerfuffles

    TWIFO 201: Negative Rates, Equity Rallies and Crude Kerfuffles

    GUEST: JOHN BRADY, RJ O’BRIEN
    ON TODAY'S EPISODE, MARK, SEAN AND JOHN:
    TALK ABOUT THE TOP PRODUCTS TRADED AT RJO
    DISCUSS THE REOPENING OF THE TRADING FLOORS
    LOOK AT BLU PUTNAM’S PAPER ON NEGATIVE RATES
    DISCUSS RUSSELL RECON: INITIAL ADDITION AND DELETIONS FOR RECON JUNE 5
    MENTION MICRO E-MINI S&P 500 AND MICRO E-MINI NASDAQ-100 FUTURES LAUNCHING IN THE FALL
    LOOK AT OIL PRICES STABILIZING ON RUMORS OF AN OPEC EXTENSION

    FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK
    VIEWPOINT ON STRADDLES AS A SENTIMENT INDICATOR

    • 1 hr 6 min
    TWIFO: 200th Episode Extravaganza

    TWIFO: 200th Episode Extravaganza

    ON TODAY'S EPISODE, MARK AND SEAN:
    CELEBRATE THE 200TH EPISODE FROM APRIL 2016
    DISCUSS WHAT HAVE BEEN THE BIGGEST MOVERS AND SHAKERS ON THE PROGRAM SO FAR
    TALK THE ENERGY COMPLEX
    LOOK AT EQUITIES AND THE UPCOMING RUSSELL RECON

    FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK
    IS THERE A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN BUYING A FUTURE AND 2 CALLS WITH 50% DELTA VS BUYING A STRADDLE?
    WHAT DO YOU THINK WILL HAPPEN TO OPTIONS WHEN THE TRADING FLOORS COME BACK?

    • 58 min
    TWIFO 199: The Return of Volatility? 

    TWIFO 199: The Return of Volatility? 

    HOST: MARK LONGO, THE OPTIONS INSIDER MEDIA GROUP
    CO-HOST: SEAN SMITH, FTSE RUSSELL
    ON TODAY'S EPISODE, MARK AND SEAN DISCUSS:
    EQUITIES
    - RUSSELL 2000 WEBINAR
    - WHY LARGE CAPS HAVE DONE BETTER THAN SMALL CAPS
    LEAN HOGS
    CLASS 3 MILK

    FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK
    QUESTION FROM OPTIONSGAME: IS THERE A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN BUYING A FUTURE AND 2 CALLS WITH 50% DELTA VS BUYING A STRADDLE?
    QUESTION FROM TIM: WHAT DO YOU THINK WILL HAPPEN TO OPTIONS WHEN THE TRADING FLOORS COME BACK?

    • 1 hr 1 min
    TWIFO 198: Answering all Your Qs About Rates, Volatility, Crude, FX and More

    TWIFO 198: Answering all Your Qs About Rates, Volatility, Crude, FX and More

    EQUITIES:
    HAPPY 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY TO MICRO E-MINIS

    FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK
    - RUSSELL RECON / RUSSELL 2000
    - FX EXOTIC CURRENCY OPTIONS
    - WTI / USO
    - RATES

    INFORMATION ON THE RUSSELL RECON:
    https://content.ftserussell.com/sites/default/files/2020_russell_reconstitution_schedule_announce_march_2020_final_1.pdf?_ga=2.202150865.1738257209.1588877133-49934660.1584114962

    INFO ON THE FTSE RUSSELL WEBINAR ON SMALL CAP VOL AND THE GLOBAL PANDEMIC: https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/9819/405392

    • 1 hr 1 min
    TWIFO 197: Maelstrom of Small Caps, Hogs and Crude

    TWIFO 197: Maelstrom of Small Caps, Hogs and Crude

    EQUITIES
    CRUDE
    LEAN HOGS

    FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK
    HOW ARE WE STANDING AT THE CURRENT VIX/RVX RATIO VS. HISTORY?
    DOES THE TRADITIONAL RUSSELL RECON STILL PLANS TO UNFOLD AS SCHEDULED AND THAT THERE WILL BE NO IMPACT FROM THE CORONAVIRUS?
    HAS THE SHUTDOWN OF PORK FACTORIES MADE THE FUTURES OPTIONS SQUEAL?
    IS THERE ANYTHING LIKE A P/C RATIO FOR SILVER AND GOLD?
    AM I CRAZY TO ACTUALLY THINK SOME OF THESE CHANGES TO USO ARE LONG OVERDUE AND ACTUALLY MAKE IT A STRONG PRODUCT GOING FORWARD?

    • 1 hr 1 min
    TWIFO 196: THE WILDEST WEEK IN CRUDE OIL HISTORY

    TWIFO 196: THE WILDEST WEEK IN CRUDE OIL HISTORY

    ON TODAY'S EPISODE, MARK, SEAN AND RUSSELL DISCUSS:
    CRUDE
    EQUITIES

    FUTURES OPTIONS FEEDBACK
    HOW THE HECK CAN CL GO NEGATIVE?
    DO YOU THINK WE WILL SEE NEGATIVE PRICES FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE?
    IS THIS REALLY A CRUDE BLACK SWAN?
    WHAT IS HAPPENING TO USO?
    WHAT DO YOU THINK OF USO AT THESE LEVELS?
    DID THE USO ROLL CAUSE THIS?
    IS USO JUST ANOTHER XIV?
    THOUGHTS ON THE 8-1 REVERSE SPLIT IN USO? 
    WHEN DO YOU SEE HIGH DEBT US SHALE PRODUCERS START DEFAULTING ON LOANS?
    WHY IS RUT SO VOLATILE

    • 1 hr 10 min

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