1. In order to understand how the stock market works, one has to understand the role of the different participants.
    Investing Basics

    The Market Participant Playbook

    Find out what effect institutional investors have on the stock market and individual traders.
  2. Options & Futures

    Inverse ETFs Can Lift A Falling Portfolio

    These funds can reduce your exposure to market risk or enhance portfolio performance.
  3. Options & Futures

    Trade Forex With A Directional Strategy

    Opening long or short positions to cash in on a trend is one of the simplest ways to trade forex.
  4. Active Trading

    Buy Treasuries Directly From The Fed

    If you want government securities, go straight to the source. We'll show you how.