ASX Options Roadshow

Learn about the investment powers of Options

Join Graham O’Brien, Senior Manager, Equity Derivatives, ASX and other leading professionals as they demonstrate how options can provide a level of certainty for you, regardless of market conditions.

 

Introduction to Options – understand the basics of options trading and learn how to generate income or protect share portfolios.

 

Advanced Options – beyond the basics leverage the growth opportunity of options by identifying strategies that best suit your view of the market.

 

Please note: The ASX Advanced Options sessions are only available to those who have previously attended an ASX Introduction to Options seminar or webinar.

Brisbane - Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Companies Presenters Presenter Bio

ASX

Graham O’Brien
Senior Manager, Equity Derivatives

Presenter Bio

Graham is the Manager of Equities Derivatives at ASX. Graham has 22 years of experience in the equity and derivatives industry as a broker and educator. He started on the options trading floor as a board broker in 1995 and then worked on both institutional and retail desks until 2001. Today, one of Graham’s key responsibilities is educating investors and advisers on a range of ASX products, including options.

Commsec

Omid Shakibaei
High Value Client ETO Relationship Manager

Presenter Bio

Omid Shakibaei has held a broad range of roles at CommSec over his career of 8 years with the firm, with the majority focused on Exchange Traded Options. Prior to this he worked as a Market Maker at Liquid Capital.

Over the years Omid has been a regular presenter to thousands of clients and internal staff on the topic of Exchange Traded Options Strategies.

He hold a Master of Finance and Bachelor of Commerce both at the University of NSW as well as holding a variety of industry accreditations. Omid is derivatives level 2 accredited.

OzFinancial

Patrick Nelson
Chief Executive Officer

Presenter Bio

Patrick is a founding partner of OzFinancial Australia, and has a passion for educating and empowering self-directed investors and traders. Allowing them to cut out the middle men, reduce costs and get the support they need. As CEO of OzFinancial, Patrick leads the team in Education, Trading, Corporate Finance, Investor Relations and Portfolio Management.

Tradefloor

Ivan Tchourilov
Co-Founder and Managing Director

Presenter Bio

Ivan Tchourilov is the co-founder and Managing Director of TradeFloor, which has developed a leading derivatives risk management system in Australia. Before venturing into information technology, Ivan spent 7 years as a futures trader, and later a futures and FX broker. Ivan is passionate about breaking down the complexities of equity derivatives to the trading and investing community.

Melbourne - Thursday, 3 May 2018

Companies Presenters Presenter Bio

ASX

Graham O’Brien
Senior Manager, Equity Derivatives

Presenter Bio

Graham is the Manager of Equities Derivatives at ASX. Graham has 22 years' experience in the equity and derivatives industry as a broker and educator. He started on the options trading floor as a board broker in 1995 and then worked on both institutional and retail desks until 2001. Today, one of Graham’s key responsibilities is educating investors and advisers on a range of ASX products, including options.

Commsec

Omid Shakibaei
High Value Client ETO Relationship Manager

Presenter Bio

Omid Shakibaei has held a broad range of roles at CommSec over his career of 8 years with the firm, with the majority focused on Exchange Traded Options. Prior to this he worked as a Market Maker at Liquid Capital.

Over the years Omid has been a regular presenter to thousands of clients and internal staff on the topic of Exchange Traded Options Strategies.

He hold a Master of Finance and Bachelor of Commerce both at the University of NSW as well as holding a variety of industry accreditations. Omid is derivatives level 2 accredited.

OzFinancial

Patrick Nelson
Chief Executive Officer

Presenter Bio

Patrick is a founding partner of OzFinancial Australia, and has a passion for educating and empowering self-directed investors and traders. Allowing them to cut out the middle men, reduce costs and get the support they need. As CEO of OzFinancial, Patrick leads the team in Education, Trading, Corporate Finance, Investor Relations and Portfolio Management.

Tradefloor

Ivan Tchourilov
Co-Founder and Managing Director

Presenter Bio

Ivan Tchourilov is the co-founder and Managing Director of TradeFloor, which has developed a leading derivatives risk management system in Australia. Before venturing into information technology, Ivan spent 7 years as a futures trader, and later a futures and FX broker. Ivan is passionate about breaking down the complexities of equity derivatives to the trading and investing community.

Sydney - Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Companies Presenters Presenter Bio

ASX

Graham O’Brien
Senior Manager, Equity Derivatives

Presenter Bio

Graham is the Manager of Equities Derivatives at ASX. Graham has 22 years' experience in the equity and derivatives industry as a broker and educator. He started on the options trading floor as a board broker in 1995 and then worked on both institutional and retail desks until 2001. Today, one of Graham’s key responsibilities is educating investors and advisers on a range of ASX products, including options.

Commsec

Omid Shakibaei
High Value Client ETO Relationship Manager

Presenter Bio

Omid Shakibaei has held a broad range of roles at CommSec over his career of 8 years with the firm, with the majority focused on Exchange Traded Options. Prior to this he worked as a Market Maker at Liquid Capital.

Over the years Omid has been a regular presenter to thousands of clients and internal staff on the topic of Exchange Traded Options Strategies.

He hold a Master of Finance and Bachelor of Commerce both at the University of NSW as well as holding a variety of industry accreditations. Omid is derivatives level 2 accredited.

OzFinancial

Patrick Nelson
Chief Executive Officer

Presenter Bio

Patrick is a founding partner of OzFinancial Australia, and has a passion for educating and empowering self-directed investors and traders. Allowing them to cut out the middle men, reduce costs and get the support they need. As CEO of OzFinancial, Patrick leads the team in Education, Trading, Corporate Finance, Investor Relations and Portfolio Management.

Tradefloor

Ivan Tchourilov
Co-Founder and Managing Director

Presenter Bio

Ivan Tchourilov is the co-founder and Managing Director of TradeFloor, which has developed a leading derivatives risk management system in Australia. Before venturing into information technology, Ivan spent 7 years as a futures trader, and later a futures and FX broker. Ivan is passionate about breaking down the complexities of equity derivatives to the trading and investing community.

Agenda - Introduction to Options Session

Time

Topic

Presenter

12:00 Registration, tea and coffee N/A
12:30 – 14:00
  • What are options?
  • Calls v Puts
  • Options pricing
Graham O'Brien
Protection strategy Omid Shakibaei
Income strategy Patrick Nelson
Next Steps Ivan Tchourilov

Agenda - Advanced Options Session

Time

Topic

Presenter

17:30 Registration, tea and coffee N/A
18:00 – 19:30

Introduction

  • Volatility Explained
  • Market Makers
Graham O'Brien
Income spreads and iron condor Patrick Nelson
Bear put spread, calendar spread, ratio spread Omid Shakibaei
Tools and Resources Ivan Tchourilov

Venues

Brisbane
Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Meeting Room M2
Corner Merivale and Glenelg Streets, South Bank, Brisbane QLD 4000


Melbourne
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Meeting Room 219
1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, Melbourne VIC 3000


Sydney
ASX Exchange Square
18 Bridge Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Brisbane

Melbourne

Sydney