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The Alpha Strategy

The video below discusses the IGGA Alpha Strategy. This strategy utilizes options with the primary goals of:

  1. Reduce portfolio volatility
  2. Enhance returns over time

The video covers quite a bit of material but focuses mainly on the reason “why” we implement this strategy for our some of our clients. Even if you don’t’ grasp 100% of everything this video discusses it’s important that you understand the “why” behind this strategy and why we utilize it at IGGA.

This video makes references too many option strategies including covered calls and bear call spreads. Below are some links to some basic educational videos.

Covered Calls

Bear Call Vertical Spreads

Options trading is generally more complex than stock trading and may not be suitable for some investors. Options strategies can result in the loss of more than the original amount invested. Risk and Characteristics of Standardized Options.

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