Live Webinars

We offer an extensive program of trader webinars.

You can watch, listen, and ask questions from your home or office computer as our webinar instructors clearly describe our technology, trading, and markets around the world. Our webinars are available for Windows and Mac based computers and do not require any prior download of special software. When registering for a webinar, you will be given instructions on how to attend.

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TWS OptionTrader December 6, 2016 12:00 ET

Learn how to use the TWS OptionTrader module to display option chains in an independent window. You can monitor the change in price of the underlying, create and manage option orders and display option chains all on a single screen.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Introduction - Classic December 7, 2016 12:00 ET

Our redesigned Trader Workstation now offers a fresh, easy-to-use interface that provides customers with out-of-the-box functionality in a pre-formatted workspace. Get direct access to standard trading and order management functionality, live quotes, technical research and fundamental analysis. The Mosaic workspace provides intuitive order management including the Portfolio window for at-a-glance account summary and position detail, the Order Entry window to create and transmit orders, and the Order Monitor to track or modify your trades. This workspace integrates seamlessly with your favorite Trader Workstation tools.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Market Scanners December 9, 2016 12:00 ET

Learn how to use the Market Scanner feature in TWS to help spot trends. Create scanners for the Top% Gainers, Most Active, Hot Contracts by Volume, plus many, many more. View Advances and Declines, Uptick, Down tick volumes in the market or filter for specific exchange. TICK & TRIN indicators available, too.

Skill Level: All

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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IB Orientation December 12, 2016 12:00 ET

Welcome to Interactive Brokers! With your IB account activated, you have a world of trading opportunities at your finger tips. So, what are your next steps? How do you locate the tools and resources you will need to get you up and trading as quickly as possible? Join us for an orientation session on getting started with IB!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Order Types December 13, 2016 12:00 ET

You already know that TWS lets you trade stocks, options, futures,forex and bonds on more than 100 markets worldwide, but did you know that our 60+ order types give you the flexibility to implement
various strategies from a simple limit order to a complex spread? We will show you how to enter orders using the TWS trading screens, and the more traditional TWS Order Ticket.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Option Labs December 13, 2016 1:00 ET

Join us for an overview of some of the available option tools within TWS. During this session, we will review some possible option trading strategies and view them through IB’s suite of trading labs for a better understanding of how to use the trading labs. We will integrate core concepts from IB’s Probability and Volatility Labs in conjunction with the Option Strategy Scanner as we attempt to identify stocks whose options are actively traded using IB Market Scanners. The webinar is designed to help participants to formulate option strategy ideas and develop their stock price forecasts into option trades using TWS tools.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Andrew Wilkinson, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Introduction - Mosaic December 16, 2016 12:00 ET

Our redesigned Trader Workstation now offers a fresh, easy-to-use interface that provides customers with out-of-the-box functionality in a pre-formatted workspace. Get direct access to standard trading and order management functionality, live quotes, technical research and fundamental analysis. The Mosaic workspace provides intuitive order management including the Portfolio window for at-a-glance account summary and position detail, the Order Entry window to create and transmit orders, and the Order Monitor to track or modify your trades. This workspace integrates seamlessly with your favorite Trader Workstation tools.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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IB Orientation December 28, 2016 12:00 ET

Welcome to Interactive Brokers! With your IB account activated, you have a world of trading opportunities at your finger tips. So, what are your next steps? How do you locate the tools and resources you will need to get you up and trading as quickly as possible? Join us for an orientation session on getting started with IB!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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WebTrader December 29, 2016 12:00 ET

For customers who prefer a less complicated trading environment, Interactive Brokers offers the enhanced HTML-based WebTrader℠. As an alternative to the full-featured Trader Workstation, this simple, intuitive interface makes it easy for you to view market data, transmit and manage orders, and monitor your IB account. Log in and trade from any Internet-ready PC with no downloads necessary – even if you’re working behind a firewall! Join us for a look at WebTrader - and see how easy trading with IB can be!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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IUR - Potential Volatility Strategies December 6, 2016 12:00 ET

With the upcoming FOMC meeting in December, volatility in financial markets could see a potential shift to the upside going into year-end. Join Gareth Ryan, Founder & Managing Director of IUR Capital as he looks at the importance of volatility within the options market and discusses two key volatility strategies to consider in markets with rising or declining implied volatility – the straddle and strangle strategies. He will explain how he uses these volatility strategies as an earnings play or during periods of elevated implied volatility. This is an interactive webinar and a Q&A will follow.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Gareth Ryan, Founder & Managing Director, IUR Capital

Sponsored by: IUR Capital


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Introduction to the TWS C++ API December 15, 2016 12:00 ET

1) Overview of TWS API capabilities and setup
2) Availability of C++ API on various platforms (Windows, Linux, OSX)
3) API architecture from a programming perspective
4) Example of the flow of an API program execution using the 'Testbed' sample from version 9.72
5) Examples of API functions, such as to request market data and place orders, and expected results

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Josh B, Interactive Brokers API Team


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WavAdv - Trading Market Cycles December 8, 2016 12:00 ET

There are many cycles in markets—some are obvious and some almost impossible to see. This webinar takes a look at several techniques Waverly may use to find trading opportunities and to manage risk based on cycles. Waverly will go far beyond the well-known Wyckoff cycle to look at behavioral, emotional cycles, cycles in balance and imbalance, and also will consider quantitative tools to find cycles in price and volatility. An awareness of cycles can add new depth and richness to the trader’s toolkit.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Adam Grimes, Chief Investment Officer, Waverly Advisors

Sponsored by: Waverly Advisors


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GreenTraderTax - Tax Treatment On Financial Products – Part II December 13, 2016 1:00 ET

Join trader tax expert Robert A. Green, CPA as he explains tax treatment of various financial products including securities subject to wash sale loss rules and cost basis reporting, Section 1256 contracts, options, ETFs, forex, foreign futures, precious metals and more.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Robert A. Green CPA, CEO, GreenTraderTax.com

Sponsored by: GreenTraderTax


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CBOE - Index Options and Credit Spreads December 14, 2016 12:00 ET

Options on the S&P 500 and Russell 2000 give traders the flexibility to trade any market outlook. Credit spreads may allow traders the ability to take in some income based on their particular market outlook. Russell Rhoads from The Options Institute will discuss common methods that may be used by all levels of traders to trade credit spreads with broad-based index options.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Russell Rhoads, Director of Education, Options Institute at the CBOE

Sponsored by: CBOE


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Eurex - Interactive Mini-DAX Webinar December 15, 2016 12:00 ET

The Webinar will show the pleasant development of the Mini-DAX contract at Eurex Exchange for his 1 year anniversary and the main differences between the "Big" DAX Futures and the Mini-DAX Futures contract. Furthermore it will provide an overview about transaction fees and margin requirements at Interactive Brokers as well as some Index-Insights of the DAX Index. There will be the opportunity to participate actively at the webinar, as during the session questions from the tutor will be asked, which you can reply online. Expected time of the Webinar is 30 minutes.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Vincenzo Zinna, Eurex Zurich AG

Sponsored by: Eurex


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Estimize - A look ahead at 2017 corporate earnings expectations January 17, 2017 12:00 ET

During this webinar, Leigh Drogen, Founder and CEO of Estimize, a leading crowdsourced financial estimates platform, will discuss his expectations for the fourth quarter earnings season and provide a preview of his projections for 2017. Get insight on the potential winners and losers, i.e.: which sectors, industries and companies are anticipated to perform best and worst, from a fundamentals perspective, over the next year. Find out if Leigh anticipates that US companies will be firmly out of the earnings and revenue recession that’s been in place for the last several quarters.

After five years as a quantitative hedge fund trader utilizing earnings estimates and momentum strategies, Leigh has gained a wealth of knowledge he will share with you, which may help you sharpen your trading skills and incorporate this all-important data set into your investment strategy.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Leigh Drogen, Founder and CEO, Estimize

Sponsored by: Estimize


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分段交易者算法介绍(普通话) December 7, 2016 3:30 ET

IB的分段交易者(ScaleTrader)算法可以让投资人将大额的股票、期权、外汇和其它资产类型的定单化整为零,从而帮助在市场上保持低调。对买单,分段交易者的运作方式是以随着股价的下跌递增买进股票,而卖单的算法是利用股价上升的机会。我们还将在该网研会中介绍如何使用算法的获利抛售部分在不同股价范围内的交易。分段交易者可以非常容易地用于对成对证券的买进卖出交易。

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Antonia Gu, Interactive Brokers


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Italiano - Introduzione all‘algoritmo Accumula/Distribuisci December 7, 2016 11:45 ET

L’algoritmo di IB Accumula/Distribuisci è uno strumento molto utile per gli investitori che inseriscono ordini di grande dimensione, ma sperano di rimanere inosservati durante la sessione di trade. L’algo puó essere usato per inserire ordini di acquisto o vendita, come pure per cercare di raggiungere condizioni specifiche, come un VWAP. L’algo Accumula/Distribuisci puó anche essere personalizzato per adeguarsi a parametri definiti dall’utente, come acquistare solamente a prezzi inferiori o vendere solamente a prezzi crescenti, e permette di specificare ulteriori parametri tecnici dell’ordine. L’algo puó essere usato con azioni, opzioni, future, forex, obbligazioni e CFD.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Alessandro Bartoli, Interactive Brokers


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Español - Introducción al Navegador de Riesgo de IB December 8, 2016 11:30 ET

Si piensa que el tema del “riesgo” es demasiado complicado (o incluso nunca pensó en él), nuestra discusión de hoy puede animarlo a pensar en ello de nuevo. Únase para discutir algunas de las razones por las que Ud puede desear añadir el Navegador de Riesgo de IB a su arsenal de herramientas de negociación, analíticas y estrategias en su TWS. Le daremos una introducción breve y de alto nivel en el concepto de riesgo y cómo aplicarlo a la gestión de las carteras, enseñarle maneras relativamente sencillas de cómo puede utilizar el Navegador de Riesgo para entender en cómo los cambios en precios y volatilidades del mercado pueden afectar de forma significativa el valor de su cartera.

Skill Level: All

Speaker: Judith Casasampere, Interactive Brokers


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Dutch - Account Management voor Individuals December 13, 2016 6:00 ET

Leer hoe u uw IB account kunt beheren en hoe u wijzigingen (configureren) kunt doen vanuit het vertrouwde venster van IB’s Account Management. IB’s Account Management geeft u gemakkelijk toegang tot alle functies van de configuratie van de rekening; funding; verklaringen (statements) en verslagen (reports); snelle toegang tot onze handelsplatformen waaronder onze nieuwe QuickTrade, waarmee u binnen Account Management kunt beleggen zonder in te loggen in een handelsplatform; en klantenservice.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Joyce Bermon-Blok, Interactive Brokers


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交易平台介紹(廣東話) December 14, 2016 3:30 ET

交易平台經過重新設計,現以全新的、易於使用的界面,在預設格式的工作空間中為客戶提供可以直接使用的各項功能。直接進入標准交易和定單管理功能、實時報價、技術研究和基本面分析。魔方工作空間提供直觀的定單管理,包括:可供查看賬戶總結和頭寸詳情的投資組合窗口、可供創建並提交定單的定單輸入窗口、以及可供追蹤及修改交易的定單監控。工作空間已與您鐘愛的交易平台工具完美融合。

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Ronald Wong, Interactive Brokers


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Deutsch - TWS für Fortgeschrittene December 14, 2016 12:00 ET

Lernen Sie mehr über den TWS fortgeschrittenen Order Modus um komplexere Ordertypen zu benutzen. Sie erhalten eine Übersicht des anpassbaren Kursmonitors. Wir warden uns die zusätzlichen Funktionalitäten der verschiedenen spezialisierten Handelstools anschauen wie zum Beispiel Alarme, Booktrader, Baskettrader, Integrated Stock Window, Markttiefe, Marktscanner und Spreads und Kombinationen.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Maximilian Rimpfl, Interactive Brokers


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Español - Extractos de actividades en detalle: PyG y fórex December 15, 2016 11:30 ET

Nuestros extractos de actividad proporcionan gran cantidad de información; por ejemplo, rendimiento ajustado al mercado o rendimiento de PyG realizadas o no realizadas. ¿Quiere saber más sobre nuestros métodos de representación de PyG? Únase a nosotros en este evento, en el cual también trataremos de la representación de PyG en relación con el mercado de divisas o fórex.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Judith Casasampere, Interactive Brokers


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Dutch - IB Orientation December 20, 2016 6:00 ET

Welkom bij Interactive Brokers! Met uw geactiveerde IB rekening heeft u een wereld van handelsmogelijkheden binnen uw handbereik. Zo, wat zijn uw volgende stappen? Hoe vind u de hulpmiddelen en bronnen die u nodig geeft om u vlug aan het handelen te krijgen? Doe mee aan de oriëntatie sessie over het starten met IB!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Joyce Bermon-Blok, Interactive Brokers


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交易者工作站(TWS)介绍 – 标准模式TWS (普通话) December 21, 2016 3:30 ET

交易平台经过重新设计,现以全新的、易于使用的界面,在预设格式的工作空间中为客户提供可以直接使用的各项功能。直接进入标准交易和定单管理功能、实时报价、技术研究和基本面分析。魔方工作空间提供直观的定单管理,包括:可供查看账户总结和头寸详情的投资组合窗口、可供创建并提交定单的定单输入窗口、以及可供追踪及修改交易的定单监控。工作空间已与您钟爱的交易平台工具完美融合。

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Grace Chen, Interactive Brokers


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Italiano - Introduzione all’algoritmo ScaleTrader December 21, 2016 11:45 ET

L’algoritomo ScaleTrader di IB permette agli investitori di frammentare ordini di grandi dimensioni su azioni, opzioni, forex o altri prodotti, per ridure il proprio impatto sul mercato. Per ordini di acquisto, ScaleTrader è progettato per acquistare progressivamente con prezzi decrescenti, mentre per ordini di vendita l’algoritmo è progettato per trarre vantaggio da prezzi in aumento. In questo webinar vedremo anche come il componente Take-Profit dell’algoritmo possa essere usato per negoziare titoli in un intervallo di prezzo. ScaleTrader puó essere facilmente adattato per negoziare coppie di titoli.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Alessandro Bartoli, Interactive Brokers


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Deutsch - TWS Strategy Builder December 21, 2016 12:00 ET

Optionshändler können den TWS Strategy Builder benutzen um einfache sowie komplexe multi-leg Spreads aus einer Optionskettenanzeige heraus zu erstellen. Klicken Sie nur auf den Bid oder Ask Preis einer gewählten Option um dieses Leg einer Spread Strategie hinzuzufügen. Sie können die Aktion, den Strike oder die Put/Call Designation oder sogar den aktien Leg für Delta-neutralen Handel miteinbeziehen. Zusätzlich wird das Performance Profil angezeigt, welches den einfachen und effektiven Vergleich, die Analyse und die Modifikation Ihrer Strategien vor der Orderübermittlung erlaubt.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Maximilian Rimpfl, Interactive Brokers


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Español - TWS Tipos de Órdenes December 22, 2016 11:30 ET

Gestione Tipos de Órdenes a través de la TWS. Ya sabe que la TWS permite negociar en acciones, opciones, futuros, forex y bonos en más de 100 mercados alrededor del mundo, pero sabía que tenemos más de 60 tipos de órdenes que le dan flexibilidad para implementar cualquier estrategia, desde una simple orden límite a un spread complejo? Le mostraremos como puede entrar cualquier tipo de orden utilizando la pantalla de la TWS, y más tradicional Ticket de Orden en la TWS.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Maria Dieguez, Interactive Brokers


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Dutch - WebTrader December 27, 2016 6:00 ET

Voor klanten die een minder ingewikkelde handelsomgeving willen, biedt Interactive Brokers een verbeterde en op HTML-gebaseerde WebTrader aan als alternatief op de uitgebreide Trader Workstation. Deze eenvoudige, intuïtieve interface maakt het u gemakkelijk om marktgegevens te bekijken, orders uit te voeren en te beheren en om uw IB- rekening te controleren. U hoeft zich alleen aan te melden op een computer met internetverbinding en er zijn geen downloads nodig. U kunt zelfs vanachter een firewall werken! Bekijk met ons de WebTrader en zie hoe eenvoudig handelen met IB kan zijn!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Joyce Bermon-Blok, Interactive Brokers


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交易平台外匯交易者(廣東話) December 28, 2016 3:30 ET

體驗可完全自定義以適應外匯交易者不同需求的外匯交易界面。歡迎參加我們的IB新版優化外匯交易界面網絡研討會。

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Corris Cheung, Interactive Brokers


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Español -TWS Charts December 29, 2016 11:30 ET

TWS proporciona gráficos en tiempo real para el análisis técnico y charts histórico para el análisis fundamental. Aprenda cómo se accede rápidamente a ambos Charts en Tiempo Real y Históricos, fije los parámetros del chart, añada estudios y líneas de tendencia, vea gráficos de velas, cree plantillas, identifique el precio de sus operaciones y utilice ChartTrader para introducir órdenes directamente desde sus charts.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Maria Dieguez, Interactive Brokers


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An Advisors' Path To Managing Stock & Option Plans at Interactive Brokers for Employees of Publicly Traded Companies December 14, 2016 2:00 ET

Interactive Brokers is hosting a webinar to provide information to advisors regarding Employee Stock and Option Plan Administration through a new fully-integrated collaboration with Solium Financial.
This webinar will include information regarding the following topics:
(1) Introduction & overview of Employee Stock and Option Plans
(2) How advisors can manage and support Employee Stock and Option Plans
(3) The competitive landscape: an industry analysis
(4) How and why IB is expanding its offering to include Stock and Option Plan Administration

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Brett Goldstein, Interactive Brokers


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Trading Bonds and Fixed Income Products at IB December 20, 2016 12:00 ET

Bond investors might be pleasantly surprised with IB’s fixed-income offering. With around 178,000 government, corporate, and municipal bond quotes across its electronic platform, fixed income investors can make use of Interactive Brokers’ low-cost coupled with its range of technology offerings for their bond needs. Join us as we explore some of the tools available to use in conjunction with our broad range of bonds.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Andrew Wilkinson, with Joe Burke, Director of Fixed Income, Interactive Brokers


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