tastytrade now offers a beginner futures trading course featuring videos, written content, and quizzes, all for free!
Introduction to Futures
What Makes up a Futures Contract?
Contract Size, Notional & Tick Values
Expiration: Understanding the Mechanics
Symbols and Products
Recap on Contract Mechanics
Products and Markets Introduction
Introduction to Products and Markets
Who is Trading Futures? Market Participants
Market Sectors Overview
Recap: Five Key Concepts
Margin and Buying Power
Introduction to Futures Margin
Initial and Maintenance Margin
Trading Strategies and Mechanics
Order Entry Mechanics
Liquidity and Volume
Open Interest and the "COT" Report
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