Expert Interview Series: Louise Bedford of The Trading Game on Getting Started as a Trader

Louise Bedford is a best-selling author of books on the sharemarket and director of The Trading Game, the No. 1 trading mentor program in the world. Can you tell us about your background in trading? How did you get started? It all started for me around 27 years ago. I went to a seminar about … Continue reading Expert Interview Series: Louise Bedford of The Trading Game on Getting Started as a Trader

The Time, Intrinsic, and Extrinsic Value of Money Invested in Options

Let's talk pricing. Options are priced based on their intrinsic and extrinsic value. Intrinsic value comes from comparing the raw strike and stock prices, and extrinsic value accounts for all of the surrounding variables such as volatility and time value of money. A broker crunches these numbers together and comes up with the premium. Traders … Continue reading The Time, Intrinsic, and Extrinsic Value of Money Invested in Options