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Introducing: McMillan Spike-Peak Index Buy Signals

By Lawrence G. McMillan

We're proud to announce our latest charting indicator for www.Tradingview.com. The McMillan Spike-Peak Index Buy Signal is a must-have tool for both the active trader as well as the longer-term investor.  These long-only signals provide timely entries in both up-trending and down-trending markets.  The active trader can utilize these signals in the way McMillan has for well over 20 years -- through the use of leveraged options trades.

Charting signals based on McMillan's “modified Bollinger Bands”

McMillan Volatility Bands are an alternative approach to John Bollinger's "Bollinger Band" study and developed by world-renowned options trader and author Lawrence G. McMillan. Given his background in options trading, it was natural for Lawrence to approach any volatility-based study in the same manner options are priced – using Black-Scholes definition of volatility.

Saturday Mornings With Lawrence McMillan Coming Soon

By Lawrence G. McMillan

McMillan Analysis Corp. is pleased to announce a series of informative webinar/chat sessions with Lawrence G. McMillan, author of Options As A Strategic Investment.

Join us online at 9:30 am (Eastern time) on specific Saturday mornings for a couple of hours of market discussion and option strategy.

Attendees will have full access to Lawrence McMillan’s extensive experience and knowledge of the option markets; questions will be welcome.

Leveraging Volatility - My Best Strategy for Today's Market

By Lawrence G. McMillan

I’ve just finished putting together a free Special Market Report with some of my fellow traders and investors. Inside, it’s loaded with 19 detailed strategy guides explaining our favorite techniques for leveraging today’s highly volatile markets, including my chapter on Trading the $VIX Futures Term Structure.

Futures Brokerage Capital Trading Group Announces Launch of Managed Futures Podcast

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Capital Trading Group, LP (“CTG”), an investment firm specializing in execution and account management for commodity trading advisors, has announced the release of its new Managed Futures Podcast hosted by firm principal and alternative investments specialist, Nell Sloane.

McMillan Asset Management Announces New CTA Product

By Lawrence G. McMillan

McMillan Analysis Corp., dba McMillan Asset Management, is proud to announce the launch of its newest product. 

The Volatility Capture CTA strategy is a variation of Volatility Capture that uses VIX futures on a tactical basis to hedge, instead of purchasing VIX options on a continual basis. This pure futures version has a slightly different profit graph and has the potential for better returns in most cases due to the lack of drag from the purchase of VIX options.

The Managed Futures Podcast - LarryMcMillan

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Episode 4-  Discussing Options as a Strategic Investment — With Author Larry McMillan

In today’s episode, Nell Sloane of Capital Trading Group speaks with Larry McMillan, author of the bestselling book “Options as a Strategic Investment,” popularly known as the options bible. Larry has appeared on CNBC, Bloomberg, and Wall Street Journal, and he continues to make valuable contributions to the finance industry.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

CBOE Launches Volatility Product Microsite

By Lawrence G. McMillan

The CBOE has launched a microsite within the CBOE website that has information about all of the volatility-based Exchange Traded Products (ETPs).  The website is located at http://www.cboe.com/voletps.

VXX and XIV are two of the most liquid and popular ETPs (both are Exchange-Traded Notes), but there are many others.

Bitcoin Futures on the CBOE Futures Exchange ($XBT)

By Lawrence G. McMillan

The CBOE will begin trading Bitcoin Futures with Sunday night’s trading (December 10th). These are the basic facts about the contract, as taken from the website (the CME futures begin trading on Dec 18th).

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