Minisode: Why NASDAQ Options Generate Superior Risk-Return Portfolios
About The Episode
A proven strategy to increase income on an equity portfolio, while maintaining some of the upside potential, is to sell call options against the holdings. That strategy is often implemented with the S&P 500. But what advisors may not know is that this buy-write strategy can also be pursued with Nasdaq indices.
About Our Guest
Herb Blank explains the risk and return benefits of using Nasdaq options. He is a senior consultant with New York-based Global Finesse.
Here is a link to the article Herb has written, “Using NDX Options in Buy/Write Strategies to Improve Risk-Adjusted Returns.”