FACT: Approximately 80% of all Futures Options Purchased Will Expire Worthless*
Unfortunately for the buyer of an option, time value is always ticking away — decaying away.
Let us show you how to use time decay to your advantage…
Should You Be Buying or Selling Futures Options?
Did you Know? — The time value of a futures option will start to drop at a much faster rate as it approaches it’s expiration date.
Futures Options Time Decay
Typically, there are two groups of investors, the public or individual investors and the experienced or professional investors.
As mentioned above, according to the CME Group (Chicago Mercantile Exchange), approximately 80% of all options purchased will expire worthless.
At Insignia Futures & Options, we have account plans available based upon your futures options trading experience level.
Choose the plan that is right for you…
Experienced Futures Options Traders
New to Futures Options Trading
Our Self-Directed Account Plan is perfect for the experienced futures options trader who is confident in making his or her own trading decisions.
Unlike many other commodity futures brokers, Insignia Futures & Options offers futures options sellers the exchange minimum SPAN margin requirements for all option short and spread positions. Other futures brokers may increase their margin requirements for their clients who sell futures options or simply will not allow the selling of futures options at all.
Test drive our Firetip/InsigniaTrader trading platform to get a feel for the simplicity of placing futures & futures options orders with real time market data.