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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IB Orientation September 8, 2015 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 Configuration September 9, 2015 12:00 ET

The Trader Workstation is a powerful, feature-rich trading application with the built-in flexibility to customize your work environment for optimal productivity. Learn how to accommodate your trading style through our tools such as Feature Selector, Layout Manager, Workspace Manager and Order Presets.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Charts September 11, 2015 12:00 ET

TWS provides both interactive real-time charts for technical analysis and historical charts for fundamental analysis. Learn how to quickly access both Real-time and Historical Charts, set chart parameters, add studies and trend lines, view candlesticks, create templates, locate Time & Sales and use Chart trader to enter orders directly from your charts.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Introduction - Classic TWS September 14, 2015 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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mobileTWS for Tablets September 18, 2015 12:00 ET

Learn how to gain electronic access to your IB account on the go, directly from your iPad® or Android® Tablets. Use your Tablet to access streaming quotes, real-time charts, submit and manage trades, set alerts, view account balances, and portfolio holdings. Join us for this webinar and see how easy it is to trade wherever you go using our Tablet solution!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Mary MacNamara, Interactive Brokers


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IB Orientation September 21, 2015 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 Option Labs September 22, 2015 12:00 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

To register you must read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options and click the button below.




TWS Strategy Builder September 23, 2015 12:00 ET

Options traders can access the TWS Strategy Builder to quickly create and submit both simple and complex multi-leg spreads from an option chain display. Just click the bid or ask price of selected options to add those contracts as legs in your spread strategy. You can modify the Action, Strike or Put/Call designation, and even add a stock leg for delta neutral trading. Plus the integrated performance profile, allows you to quickly and efficiently compare, analyze, and modify these strategies before placing your trades.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Order Types - Mosaic September 24, 2015 12:00 ET

The TWS Mosaic workspace has been designed for out-of-the-box usability, including the embedded Order Entry window which offers efficient pull-down selections to help define and transmit your trades. Join us to review how to construct your orders, from the basic to more complex order types, and see what the Mosaic workspace has to offer!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Intermediate September 25, 2015 12:00 ET

Learn more about the TWS Classic TWS interface for entering more complex order types, with an overview of the customizable Quote Monitor spreadsheet. We’ll also look at additional functionality provided in the specialized trading tools such Alerts, BookTrader, BasketTrader, Integrated Stock Window, Market Depth, Market Scanners and Spreads & Combination Orders.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain, Interactive Brokers


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Global Bond Trading @ IB September 28, 2015 12:00 ET

Interactive Brokers offers access to electronic liquidity in bonds including US corporate, government, and municipal bonds. In addition to US dollar denominated bonds, Interactive Brokers now offers access to corporate and government bonds denominated in Euros and Canadian Dollars. You can scan the corporate or municipal bond market using criteria including maturity, bond ratings and coupon rate to a specified convexity range and duration. You can use the Bond Search analytical tool to evaluate price and yield differences between similar bonds. You can also query for agency, corporate or government bonds based on Option-Adjusted Spread or Yield-to-Worst risk factors. Join us to see how to use our system tools to locate and trade bonds for your portfolio.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Cynthia Tomain with Joe Burke, Interactive Brokers


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TWS Option Probability Lab September 29, 2015 12:00 ET

“Imagine the possibilities and weigh them by the probabilities”. That’s how we like to think of the world of options trading without the complicated math. In this webinar, we explain how options pricing implies the outlook for the price of the underlying and how clients, using the IB Probability Lab and their own opinion, can tailor their views to position for alternative outcomes. Clients using the IB Probability Lab can create their own Probability Distribution to coincide with future options expirations and the technology will automatically generate a series of option combination solutions based on the client’s price or volatility forecast, ranked by the Sharpe ratio.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Andrew Wilkinson, Interactive Brokers

To register you must read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options and click the button below.




WebTrader September 30, 2015 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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Introduction to the ScaleTrader Algo September 15, 2015 12:00 ET

IB’s ScaleTrader algorithm allows investors to break down orders for large amounts of stock, options, forex and other asset classes, to help maintain a low market profile. For buy orders, ScaleTrader is designed to buy increments of stock at decreasing prices, while for sell orders the algo is designed to take advantage of rising prices. In this webinar we will also show how the Profit Taking component of the algo may be used to trade the stock’s range. ScaleTrader can easily be adapted to trade in-and-out of a pair of securities.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Andrew Wilkinson, Interactive Brokers


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IUR - Volatility Strategies September 15, 2015 12:00 ET

Join Gareth Ryan, Founder & Managing Director of IUR Capital as we look at the power of volatility within the options market and discuss two key volatility strategies to use on rising or declining implied volatility – the straddle and strangle strategies. Focus on how to use these volatility strategies as an earnings play or during periods of elevated implied volatility.

Skill Level: Intermediate

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

Sponsored by: IUR Capital

To register you must read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options and click the button below.




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Getting Started with the DDE for Excel API September 22, 2015 12:00 ET

The DDE for Excel API explores the most user-friendly of the API-supported platforms that allow you to write custom applications that link to Trader Workstation data. This webinar will introduce the TWS user to the abilities of the TWS “Application Programming Interface,” and will focus on the Microsoft Excel® DDE technology interface. It is designed for non-programmers who have some trading knowledge and are comfortable with Microsoft Excel®.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Mary MacNamara, Interactive Brokers


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Barron's - Striking at the Fed September 10, 2015 12:00 ET

Steve Sears, Barron’s Striking Price columnist, will discuss potential global investor positioning ahead of the Federal Reserve’s anticipated rate hike in September. Mr. Sears will discuss possible U.S. Options market trading patterns into, and beyond, what is expected to be one of the most significant market events since the credit crisis of 2008 and 2009. The webinar will detail volatility trades and discuss various views on what may happen next to equities and volatility.

Skill Level: All

Speaker: Steven Sears, Striking Price columnist, Barron's

Sponsored by: Barron's

To register you must read Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options and click the button below.




CBOE - What Worked and What Didn’t in the Option Market Last Month 9 September 16, 2015 12:00 ET

One of the best methods of improving trading performance is to examine trades in various market conditions. Join Russell Rhoads, CFA from The Options Institute at CBOE as he looks back at some of last month’s big market moves. Russell performs some Monday morning quarterbacking and finds some trades that appear to have worked and some that did not benefit from market activity.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Russell Rhoads, Options Institute at CBOE

Sponsored by: CBOE


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Dutch - Trader Workstation Introductie September 7, 2015 6:00 ET

Onze vernieuwde Trader Workstation biedt nu een verfijnde, easy-to-use interface aan waarmee klanten met een out-of-the-box functionaliteit kunnen werken in een vooraf opgemaakte werkruimte. Krijg direct toegang tot standaard beleggings- en orderbeheerfunctionaliteiten, live quotes, technische en fundamentele analyses. De Mosaic werkruimte biedt intuïtieve ordermanagement met behulp van het Portfolio-venster om at-a-glance rekening samenvatting en positie details te zien, het orderinvoer venster is voor het maken en doorgeven van orders, en het Order Monitor is voor het opsporen of wijzigen van uw orders. Deze werkruimte integreert naadloos met uw favoriete Trader Workstation tools.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Joyce Blok, Interactive Brokers


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交易者工作站(TWS)图表交易者(廣東話) September 9, 2015 4:30 ET

交易平台提供用於技術分析的互動式實時圖表和用於基本分析的歷史數據圖表。學習如何快速使用實時和歷史數據圖表,設定圖表參數、添加研究和趨勢曲線、查看價位燭線圖、創建模版、確定時間與銷售、以及使用圖表交易者直接下單。

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Myron Chong, Interactive Brokers


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Deutsch - TWS Konfiguration September 9, 2015 12:00 ET

Die Trader Workstation ist eine mächtige, funktionsreiche Applikation mit der eingebauten Möglichkeit Ihre optimale Produktivitätsumgebung einzustellen. Lernen Sie die TWS Ihrem Handelsstil anzupassen indem Sie Funktionen, Layout, Arbeitsflächen und Ordervoreinstellungen kennenlernen.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Maximilian Rimpfl, Interactive Brokers


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Italiano - Tipologie di ordini in TWS - Mosaic September 9, 2015 12:00 ET

Lo spazio di lavoro TWS Mosaic è stato progettato per una immediata facilità di utilizzo. Mosaic include la finestra Inserimento ordine con comodi menu a tendina per aiutare a impostare e trasmettere i propri ordini. Si unisca a noi per scoprire come impostare gli ordini, dai piú semplici ai piú complessi, e vedrà tutto quello cha Mosaic ha da offrire!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Alessandro Bartoli, Interactive Brokers


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Español - TWS Control Actividad en Tiempo Real September 10, 2015 11:30 ET

Aprenda como utilizar las funciones para el seguimiento de la actividad en tiempo real TWS, para ver los valores de la cuenta, ver sus garantias solicitadas en un vistazo y comprender las implicaciones de sus garantias antes de transmitir su orden. Ver como mostrar valores especificos de la cuenta dentro de la Pizarra del Trader en la parte superior de la ventana de negociaciones de la TWS, y como fijar alertas para notificarle cuando su cojin de garantias de la cuenta baja.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Judith Casasampere, Interactive Brokers


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Dutch - IB Orientation September 14, 2015 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 Blok, Interactive Brokers


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网络交易平台(普通话) September 16, 2015 4:30 ET

针对那些不希望交易环境过于复杂的交易者,盈透证券提供了基于HTML的增强版网络交易者,作为代替全能交易平台的另一种选择。这个简单,直观的界面便于您查看看市场数据、传递和管理定单、监控您的IB账户。可以在任何联网的计算机上登陆进行交易。甚至在有防火墙的情况下也不受影响。请参加我们的网络交易者(WebTrader)介绍,了解使用IB进行交易该是如此容易。

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: David Wang, Interactive Brokers


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Deutsch - Einführung in den ScaleTrader Algo September 16, 2015 12:00 ET

IB’s ScaleTrader Algo erlaubt Investoren Ihre grosse Order in kleinere Teile aufzuteilen um ein unauffälliges Marktprofil zu behalten. Dies ist möglich für Aktien, Optionen, Forex und andere Produkteklassen. Für Kaufaufträge ist der ScaleTrader darauf programmiert mehr Aktien zu immer tieferen Preisen zu kaufen, während bei Verkaufaufträgen bei immer steigenden Preisen verkauft wird. In diesem Webinar werden wir aufzeigen, wie die Profit mitnehmende Komponente des Algo benutzt, werden kann um eine Aktienpreisvariation mitzunehmen. ScaleTrader kann ganz einfach angepasst werden um rein und raus Handel mit Sicherheitenpaaren zu programmieren.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Maximilian Rimpfl, Interactive Brokers


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Español -TWS Charts September 17, 2015 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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Dutch - WebTrader September 21, 2015 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 Blok, Interactive Brokers


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交易者工作站(TWS)介紹 - 魔方工作空間(廣東話) September 23, 2015 4:30 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: Felix Fong, Interactive Brokers


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Español - TWS Herramientas de análisis fundamentales September 24, 2015 11:30 ET

¿Esta buscando un análisis de mercado de fundamentales de alta calidad? La subscripción a fundamentales mundiales está totalmente integrada en la plataforma TWS. Encuentre completa información financiera de miles de empresas alrededor del mundo. Vea informes financieros trimestrales y anuales, cuentas de perdidas y ganancias, balances e informes de cash flow en un formato estandarizado para una fácil comparación. Cree escáneres de mercado para las mejores/peores compañías según ratios de crecimiento, ratio P/E, rendimiento de dividendo, basados en el criterio que establezca. Únase a este seminario web para ver como poner toda esta información al alcance de sus manos!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Maria Dieguez, Interactive Brokers


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Dutch - Account Management voor Individuals September 28, 2015 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 Blok, Interactive Brokers


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交易者工作站(TWS)介绍 - 魔方工作空间(普通话) September 30, 2015 4:30 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: Tina Xu, Interactive Brokers


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Account Management for Individuals September 11, 2015 12:00 ET

Learn how to configure and manage your IB account from a single window with IB's Account Management. IB's Account Management gives you convenient access to all account configuration functions; funding; statements and reports; quick access to our trading platforms including our new QuickTrade, which lets you trade from within Account Management without having to log into a trading platform; and Customer Service.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Michael Cohen, Interactive Brokers


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Getting Started at IB for Hedge Funds September 16, 2015 4:00 ET

Discover the Interactive Brokers tools that provide trading, allocating and reporting capability for hedge funds of all sizes. You’ll see how to manage single or multiple fund accounts and how to trade from our comprehensive suite of tools. We’ll show you how to:
• Allocate block orders
• Customize statements and download flex files
• Access securities available for borrowing
• Configure access rights for different managerial roles
and more. You’ll also learn about our Hedge Fund Capital Introduction Program, which allows Hedge Funds who use IB as their Prime Broker to market their Funds and Families of Funds to eligible IB customers. Please join us for this interesting overview of IB’s complete turnkey solution for Hedge Funds!

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Mary MacNamara, Interactive Brokers


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Armor Compliance - Legal and Compliance Issues Involved in Raising Money for Hedge Funds September 17, 2015 12:00 ET

Raising money for hedge funds presents numerous legal and compliance challenges that may trap the unwary. This webinar will summarize federal and state legal and compliance requirements for raising money for hedge funds and hiring third parties to assist with such efforts.

Skill Level: Advanced

Speaker: Douglas F. MacLean, Managing Member, Armor Compliance

Sponsored by: Armor Compliance


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Starting out as a Registered Investment Advisor: A Primer on Registered Investment Advisors’ Compliance Obligations September 29, 2015 4:00 ET

Learn about the basic compliance rules and obligations facing new registered investment advisors, including registration rules, internal procedures you’ll need to adopt and documents to maintain. Find out about third-party services that can help you set up as an advisor and meet your ongoing compliance efforts.

We will provide an overview of many of the key compliance issues new RIAs face including:
• Registration requirements and filings;
• What it means to have “custody” over client funds and assets;
• Advertising your services to clients, including limits on performance advertising and use of testimonials;
• What you should (and should not) include in your agreement with your clients;
• Fee arrangements with clients;
• Written compliance policies and procedures and a formal Code of Ethics;
• Books and records obligations; and
• Ongoing regulatory filing obligations.
This webinar will highlight the key things to know in these areas and the information and services that Interactive Brokers and third-party providers offer to help advisors address these requirements.
So please join us for this informative overview of registered investment advisors’ legal and compliance obligations, and the services available to advisors.

The contents of this presentation have been prepared for educational and information purposes only and do not constitute legal advice or opinions.

Skill Level: Introductory

Speaker: Jeff Fox, Interactive Brokers


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