Advanced Trading Strategies & Instruments

Advanced trading strategies usually involve multiple technical indicators and more complicated instruments, such as options and futures.

Explore Advanced Strategies & Instruments

Overnight Index Swap
Swap Rate: What It Is, How It Works, and Types
What Is a Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) & How Does It Work?
Forward Swap
Variance Swap
Inflation Swap: Definition, How It Works, Benefits, Example
Person investing in front of computer monitors
Hedge Definition: What It Is and How It Works in Investing
Swaptions: Guide to Swap Options, With Types and Styles
Investor looks at a stock chart on a laptop screen using a magnifying glass.
Trading the Odds With Arbitrage
Fibonacci
Understanding Fibonacci Numbers and Their Value as a Research Tool
Swap Spread: Definition, Use as an Indicator, and Example
Derivatives vs. Swaps: What's the Difference?
Forward Price: Definition, Formulas for Calculation, and Example
Letter of Guarantee: Definition, Purposes, and Example
Businesswoman Giving Cheque To Her Colleague
Total Return Swap (TRS): What It Is, How It Works, Examples
Equity Derivative: Definition, How They're Used, and Example
How Do Currency Swaps Work?
Different Types of Swaps
Structured Investment Vehicle (SIV)
A metal sculpture of a bear and bull representing the stock market, with the bear in the foreground.
How an Investor Can Make Money Short Selling Stocks
Investing in ETFs in Your Portfolio
Asset Swap: Definition, How It Works, Calculating the Spread
Credit Default Swaps: What Happens in a Credit Event?
Asset Management
Constant Maturity Swap (CMS): Definition and Examples
Financial Engineering Definition, How It's Used, Types, Critique
Abstract mirror building texture
What Is the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA)?
How Can Derivatives Be Used for Risk Management?
Fixed-Income Arbitrage
How to Trade a Short Squeeze
General Collateral Financing Trades (GCF)
Low angle view of modern financial skyscrapers
Zero-Coupon Swap
How to Make Money With Risk Arbitrage Trading
Volatility
Volatility Trading of Stocks vs. Options
Hollywood Sign
Hollywood Stock Exchange (HSX)
Zero-Coupon Inflation Swap (ZCIS)
Business People Negotiating a Contract
Economic Derivative
Four businesspeople meet at a table to review documents.
Excess Spread
a person's hand holding a table over a laptop overlaid with images of charts and graphs and a skyline
Why Is Arbitrage Trading Legal?
Countertrend Strategy
Principal Only Strips (PO Strips)
Investor analyzing stock market investments with financial dashboard, business intelligence (BI), and key performance indicators (KPI) on smartphone and computer screens
Cross Hedge
Late-Day Trading
Corporate Event
Event-Driven Strategy
Inter-Dealer Broker
Fade
iTraxx
What Is an Amortizing Swap?
CBOE
Cboe Global Markets (Cboe) VIX of VIX (VVIX)
Average Down
Riskless Principal
Close-Up Of Hand Using Mobile Phone
What Is Bottom Fishing in Investing?
Flow Derivative
Inward Arbitrage
Outward Arbitrage
Close up of human hands checking financial stock charts on smartphone in busy city street, against neon commercial sign at night
How to Profit from Volatility
Stock Exchange
How Do You Trade the Weather?
Electricity
Introduction to the World of Electricity Trading
Average Up
Block Positioner
Qualified Eligible Participant (QEP)
Reverse Convertible Note (RCN)

Trading Strategies