The OptionTrader in the Trader Workstation is a trading tool for better presentation of options on an underlying asset.
OptionTrader is the trading tool for all option traders. View current market prices, all the Greeks and manage your option orders. You can customize OptionTrader to your own needs and create complex option strategies and place combination orders directly from the tool.
In a single window, you can display all the market data of your contracts, create and manage options orders (including combination orders). At the same time, you can use a comprehensive overview of all available option chains.
The OptionTrader offers traders the following advantages:
- Customizable format
- Quick order entry per click
- Manage option orders inside one clearly arranged window
- Display implied volatility by contract
- Calculate fair value of option contracts
- View all the risk sensitivity indicators (Greeks)
- Display open positions for option chains
- Color-coded values for better overview
- One-click access to other integrated Trader Workstation options tools such as the IB Risk Navigator, Option Analysis and the Model Navigator.