options

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    Brokers who has no restrictions on allowed strikes

    Guys, Which all brokers allow to buy cheap deep otm or itm bank nifty options ? On expiry day or any other day. In zerodha, it's not possible. I am looking for other options. Please do share your suggestions. Strategy is hero zero.
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    Planning to buy US futures & options from India...

    I signed up for an account with Webull. Put in an options trading application and it got accepted. I know that it is legal to invest in regular stocks in the US market, but investing in options is illegal. But how the hell will anyone know if I'm buying regular stocks or options with the money...
  3. R

    Looking for a Mentor

    Hello Everyone, I am looking for a Mentor. I stay in Mumbai. If anyone knows or is interested mentoring please reply.
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    Please comment, how is this strategy?

    Long straddle of Banknifty and short straddle of Nifty. How is this strategy?
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    Options strike price selection

    Hello Seniors and experienced members and Gurus, I have learnt a lot from you all. Thanks for your support so far. Now, I am facing a small requirement and unable to fix it. While scanning my AFL, its returning Short or Buy of Banknifty options strike price. But, I would like to get only one...
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    Can you recommend free options paper trading sites?

    I am looking for free options paper trading sites if possible for indian markets. NSE pathshala used to have a good options paper trading simulator but it seems NSE removed it. Can any one recommend any free options paper trading apps or sites? Tried investopedia but I think they have disabled...
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    derive IV for options

    Hi, Is there any AFL which can reverse engineer option price with help of black scholes model and provide Implied Volatility. Regards, Paresh
  8. Raj232

    Option Writing - Derivatives - Indices

    Starting a new thread, for those interested in option writing. Buying options always has the risk of sideways movement which makes the option lose value. Writing options involves higher margin but can be 'low or medium' level of risk as compared to buying options. Discussing ways and refining...
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    How theta value fluctuates up n down

    Theta value depends on no.of days required for expiry, but I observed that in day theta value is keep changing. How? If it depends on no. of days then how it it fluctuates up n down. please help me to understand.
  10. kingsmasher1

    Market order buy/sell of index options

    Hi All, Zerodha supports Market-Order buy/sell of index options (Nifty and BankNifty), but they have their own basket of issues and technical glitches. Can anyone help me to know which are the other brokers which supports market-order buy/sell of index options? Mostly all options needs a limit...
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    Why are Nifty Options Price So High

    I am an amateur options trader doing Monthly Options trading on Nifty Index options. I have observed that ever since the volatility surge in the markets during the October 2018, the Nifty Index option prices have shot up heavily as shown below and have remained at that level. How do you explain...
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    help needed to automate options

    Hi, I need help to automate option strategy to be fired at once from excel or python script to my broker Zerodha. Any help in that direction would be greatly appreciated.
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    Options spread with future hedge - a bit of newtons's strat :)

    hi all, I have been paper trading shorting options and the cover with the future as hedge on either side.. This will be diary for the same along with suggestions from all seniors and people. It is similar to what newton had done but instead of atm call and put this will be a bit far wide .. As...
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    F&O Trade Diary - Manny

    I'll be starting trade in F&O segment from October 1st 2018. I am going to maintain this as a diary of my trades. Taking this as a challenge to trade in F&O and come out profitably . I know the timing is not great but somewhere sometime need to start. Starting capital - 10K Target - double...
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    Why I can't ever buy banknifty otm weekely options in zerodha.

    Everytime I want to buy otm option like 200-300 strike away ,the order gets rejected citing RMS:Rule: Option Strike price based on Ltp percentage for Buy Orders . I'm almost never able to buy an option , let alone buy at a cheaper price when trend pullback occurs.It's happening since months. Is...
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    Machine Learning for Nifty Options?

    Hi, I am curious to know - has anyone tried machine learning techniques for the Nifty options price prediction? Doesn't matter intraday or EOD.
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    How do I interpret this following data about this CE option

    11100 CE - expiry - 26 July 2018 Bought at 48 Rs. premium - current premium is 49 Rs. Implied volatility - 10.0511% Delta - 0.2410 Gamma - 0.0010 Theta - (minus 2.1020) Vega - 10.9240 Rho - 2.7090 How do I interpret this ?
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    Frustrated with Zerodha

    Hello All, I am an Options trader currently with Zerodha, am fed up frankly that I am not allowed to trade deep out of the the money options beyond a certain strike price. Would like to know if there are any other brokers out there who dont cause these kind of problems for traders.
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    My FnO Trading Diary - Learning, Discussion, A2As, Trades etc.

    Hi, I have decided to start studying Options in NF. I am completely new to the Options trading and know very little. I tried to gather some knowledge from internet etc. esp. about Nifty Options trading strategies, expiry day BNF trading etc. But online resources are very very scarce. At least...
  20. Rusty_Banks

    Historical Options Chain, greeks and IV

    Hi, I am not a coder but I do know how to code in bits and pieces to make my quick & dirty application for any task that I am trying to automate. In 2016 I started reading about derivatives and wanted to trade options. As options are non linear instruments I see that many things go into...