Derivatives & Options

The Options Trading Desk of StateTrust provides execution services to a wide array of customers.  Along with simple order flow StateTrust has the ability to execute more complex orders such as spreads, straddles, and buy-writes.

Options issued by the Options Clearing Corporation are traded on certain exchanges such as, the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Philadelphia and NYSE Amex.  Options have a predetermined price that takes in several variables into consideration. Those variables include stock price volatility, strike price (expected price in the future), current interest rates and the number of days until the option expires.

If you are interested in this type of investing, please contact our office (305-921-8100) to obtain a copy of the options disclosure document.  Options involve various types of risks, some substantial and are not suitable for all investors.