Who We Are
Omar Khan’s career spans more than 15 years in financial services. Starting out in the brokerage arm of a Big Five Canadian bank, he quickly rose through the ranks of the industry to AVP in a widely known mutual fund company. He then shifted his focus, becoming a full-time real estate investor and derivatives trader. Omar holds a BA in Economics from the University of Toronto. He currently spends his professional life trading derivatives, building his real estate portfolio, and promoting the core values of Theta Trading.
Matthew Todman, CPA, CA, CFA brings 15+ years of financial services experience to the table. His early career began on Toronto’s Bay Street, at a Big Four accounting firm, before he moved on to a chartered Canadian bank, holding roles on the trading floor and in finance. Matthew then went into private practice, founding an accounting firm. Currently, he spends his time managing his accounting firm’s strategic direction, overseeing his real estate portfolio, trading derivatives, and building out Theta Trading.
Stock Options Academy - Advanced Course
Make better trading decisions. We’ll help you by giving your technical analysis skills a tune-up.
We touch on this in our Introductory Course but balancing our minds and our lives is a big part of our trading.
It’s important to consider the role of volatility in options pricing. We explore this complex subject, teaching it in a way that’s easy to understand.
Here we take a look at stock market seasonality and how it can inform your trading decisions.
It’s an important to consider the role of volatility in options pricing. We explore this complex subject, teaching it in a way tha’s easy to understand.
We take a look into some other strategies we like to use occasionally, including spreads and strangles.
Stock Options Academy - Introductory Course
Financial markets in the US and Canada are huge. We take a look at the market we’re dealing with and why you should be interested in it.
We’ve all heard the saying that knowledge is power. Trading this is no different. The ability to digest news and estimate and act on its financial impact is a skill you’ll need. Our newsletter will help you.
Make sure you want to own the stock. It’s something people say but what does it mean? We’ll show you the tools we use to choose what stocks we’re interested in.
There are three categories of derivatives: futures, forwards and options. The world we’re speaking about is the options world. So let’s explore it.
With some of the academic work behind us, we help you see how options work in a moving market.
Equipped with options knowledge, you can execute the strategy. It’s important to have a broker that offers mobile capabilities, along with the right data and analytics, so you can trade from anywhere in the world where there’s an internet connection.
Here’s where we consolidate our knowledge. Decisions relating to market assessments, underlying selection, risk assessments, option selection need to be made seamlessly and efficiently. We’ll teach you how.
This is a short section we cover that’s Canada-focused. Please contact your professional advisor(s) for accounting and tax advice.
We take you through some world events that have had an impact on financial markets and we show you how to handle these situations.
We discuss how real estate, businesses and financial markets trading connect with each other and how we use these asset classes together.
In this section, we’ll show you how to enter an options trade using your smartphone. Our demo walks you through it.