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tastytrade's Best Iron Condor Segments

tastytrade's Best Iron Condor Segments

In this blog post, you will be able to learn more information about iron condors and strategies trading them. Read here to see the links to these segments and learn more about iron condors! 

Best of Market Measures: On Straddles

Best of Market Measures: On Straddles

Everything you need to know about trading straddles: what they are, how to set them up and four of tastytrade's most helpful (and popular!) Market Measures segments.

4 Studies Proving That Option Traders Should Not Buy Premium

4 Studies Proving That Option Traders Should Not Buy Premium

After conducting countless studies on buying and selling premium, we have found that selling premium gives investors a higher probability of profit in the long run. See the post below, which references various tastytrade segments on this topic.

Step Up Your Strangle Game | Our 3 Favorite Strangle Studies

Step Up Your Strangle Game | Our 3 Favorite Strangle Studies

If there's one thing we love discussing at tastytrade, it's the good ole' strangle! It has been a more popular topic of discussion lately so we wanted to curate for you, some of the best strangle content that we've produced, in one post (don't say we never did anything for you)! Check it out here.

tastytrade RESEARCH TEAM FAQ's

tastytrade RESEARCH TEAM FAQ's

The wonderful guys and gals of the tastytrade/dough support team answer an inconceivable amount of support emails, chat requests and phone calls each week. They work furiously to make sure all of our viewers/users are assisted with whatever questions they may have, but sometimes, when there are questions specifically related to some of the research we have been working on, we like to jump in and help wherever possible. Today, we wanted to share with you some of the more popular questions that we get asked all of the, along with answers to each question.

What Goes Into Making A 'Best Practices' Segment?

What Goes Into Making A 'Best Practices' Segment?

Best Practices is one of the quintessential segments for new and veteran tastytraders alike. For those of you who have not seen a best practices segments, it's a segment where Tom and Tony provide a breakdown of one particular aspect of the tastytrade trading philosophy. Want to learn what goes into making a Best Practices segment? Read more to find out!

A Day In the Life of the tastytrade Research Team

A Day In the Life of the tastytrade Research Team

Creating two or three segments to fill 15 minutes of tastytrade airtime 5 days a week - easy, right? Not quite… it takes seven tastytrade researchers to fill these slots week in, week out. Here’s the inside scoop of a day in the life of the tastytrade research team.

Where's Bob?

Where's Bob?

“WHERE'S BOB?” is coming very soon to your trusted App Store and Google Play to connect tastynation... the rest we'll leave up to you to discover. 

dough Honored with Best In Biz Awards

dough Honored with Best In Biz Awards

“Each day, we deliver new financial content, offer excellent visual resources for making trades, and share unique and informative insights with our viewers,” said Tom Sosnoff, co-CEO and founder of dough, Inc. “It’s great to see Best in Biz recognize our hard work and achievements as we change the way people think about investing and financial media.”

dough Trading Platform wins at the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards

dough Trading Platform wins at the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards

The Chicago Innovation Award was presented to dough at the annual winner event on Thursday, Oct. 30. The Chicago Innovation Awards, in their 13th year, are Chicago’s foremost recognition of the most innovative new products or service brought to market or public service each year. The visual, mobile investing platform was honored for its innovative approach to trading and education at the 2014 Chicago Innovation Awards.

Kristi Ross Added to Crain’s Tech 50 List

Kristi Ross Added to Crain’s Tech 50 List

“What a fantastic honor to be included in Crain’s Tech 50 among some of the most prominent technology leaders in Chicago,” Kristi Ross, dough, Inc. Co-CEO and President said. “Crain’s has an amazing pulse on the rapidly expanding tech scene and Chicago business overall."

Kristi Ross Wins ITA CityLIGHTS Award for Prominent Woman in Tech

Kristi Ross Wins ITA CityLIGHTS Award for Prominent Woman in Tech

The CityLIGHTS Awards are hosted by the Illinois Technology Association to recognize the achievements of Chicago’s tech luminaries. Ross was selected for the award by a panel of prominent judges from the Chicago tech community, and community voters.

What should traders do to center themselves each day?

What should traders do to center themselves each day?

A viewer writes to SLM posing the question: "What should a trader do to center themselves throughout each trading day? I have intentionally left this question broad. Please share any techniques that you can regarding the emotional, cognitive and market aspects of this centering. It will be helpful for all of us."

dough, Inc. Raises $25 Million in New Funding

dough, Inc. Raises $25 Million in New Funding

“This funding is further validation of our vision, which is to transform the way people invest their money with our content and technology,” added Tom Sosnoff, co-CEO of dough, Inc. “Our network delivers matchless financial content, our development team creates cool technology with a fast delivery cycle, and we support our viewers like no one else.  We’re poised for incredible growth, and it’s great to put the band back together.”

Kristi Ross Wins Moxie Award for Women in Tech

Kristi Ross Wins Moxie Award for Women in Tech

The Moxie Awards are hosted by tech publication Built In Chicago to honor the most innovative digital entrepreneurs in the city. Ross was selected for the award by a panel of prominent judges from the Chicago tech community, and community voters.

Kristi Ross and Tom Sosnoff Named Entrepreneurs of the Year by Ernst & Young

Kristi Ross and Tom Sosnoff Named Entrepreneurs of the Year by Ernst & Young

Ross and Sosnoff received the Emerging Entrepreneur award, which honors companies that are less than five years old. An independent judging panel made up of previous winners of the award, leading CEOs, private capital investors and other regional business leaders, selected Ross and Sosnoff for the award.

A Chicago Startup Scene That’s No Longer For Sale

A Chicago Startup Scene That’s No Longer For Sale

“We commoditized a space that needed disrupting,” says Tom Sosnoff, a co-founder of Thinkorswim Group Inc., which was sold five years ago. “It was easier for the big brokers to let the small Chicago boutiques blaze the trail and come in and buy us out.”