Tom White
Director, TD Ameritrade Network & Managing Editor of Content

About Tom White

Tom White is the co-host of Fast Market, as well as the Managing Editor of Content for the TD Ameritrade Network, media affiliate of TD Ameritrade.

Previously, he was the Chief Strategist of TradeWise (an affiliated options advisory service) for 9 years. Before that, he traded as a market-maker on the floor of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) for over 15 years trading options in ETF’s, indices, and stocks.

White, a 25-year trading veteran, appeared regularly on TD Ameritrade Network, as well as CNBC-Asia, CBOE TV and BNN, giving insights and commentary on financial markets, trading, and option strategies.


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Body and Wings: Introduction to the Option Butterfly Spread July 31, 2018 4:00 AM   |  

Learn about butterfly option spreads and how they differ from iron condors, plus an explanation of a butterfly option strategy.

5 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
Trader Routines Revealed: Nothing Wrong With Good Habits April 3, 2017 8:00 PM   |  

TD Ameritrade's trading experts share their daily routines.

6 min read  |  Trading Psychology
Options Trading Game Plan for Earnings and Elections July 11, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

Earnings season is upon us again and the elections are right around the corner. Learn options strategies to trade earnings season and the upcoming elections.

6 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
Volatility Update: VIX Slips and the S&P Eyes New Highs April 21, 2016 2:00 AM   |  

The month of April started with a lot of ups and downs for the equities market, but the underlying tone of trading turned positive once again last week.

7 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
Want a Weekly Option? Learn Why Weeklys Trading Is Booming April 2, 2015 5:00 AM   |  

Weekly options were introduced by the Chicago Board Options Exchange in 2005. Now they’re all the rage, especially as more traders use them to position for earnings releases.

2 min read  |  Options Trading Basics
Trading on Time Decay: How to Approach Calendar Spreads March 5, 2013 11:16 AM   |  

Calendar spreads can help you turn options time decay into profit.

5 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
Stretch Your Options Muscle with Vertical Spreads December 23, 2012 8:50 PM   |  

4 min read  |  Options Trading Basics
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