Market Maker

What Does a Market Maker Do, Anyway? It’s about Bridging the Gap February 22, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

Market makers are professional traders typically on the other side of retail trades. And they're paid to take risk and provide market liquidity.

3 min read  |  Options Trading Basics
Capiche: Open Interest, Max-Pain Theory, and Pinning July 16, 2018 3:00 AM   |  

Prices tend to get drawn toward the option strike with the highest open interest. That means those who are long the option may experience the most pain if the stock settles at the strike price at expiration.

2 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
Debunking the Option-Trading Myth of Zero Sum March 19, 2015 5:00 AM   |  

Options are often used as a hedge on another position. That means there’s more to an options trade than one winner and one loser.

2 min read  |  Options Trading Basics
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