• Stock Options trading


    Access to over 200 of the most liquid Options on Stocks
    and Stock Indices. Use Stock Options to expand
    your portfolio and optimise your trading.


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The value of your investments can go down as well as up.
Losses can exceed deposits on margin products. Please ensure you understand the risks.

The benefits & risks of Options

Options can protect your investment portfolio and reduce volatile market impact. Options can also be used to create an income stream and unique anticipated payoffs with limited cash outlay.

Although some options strategies have limited risk profile, in some instances an investor, an investor could lose more than the initial investment with non-risk-defined strategies.

Why trade options with Saxo?

When you trade Options with Saxo Bank, you get access to the most liquid Options on Stocks and Stock Indices throughout the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific. You can trade listed Options seamlessly from any device via our award-winning trading platforms, and we give you the tools, charts and support you need to take on the market.

Ongoing support

You have a question? We have answers.
Interact with our trading experts via telephone, chat or email 24/5 a week. You can benefit from a wide range of educational resources available through our academy and webinars. On top of that, you will have access to market analysis and frequent Option trade views from our trading experts, #SaxoStrats.

Stock Options commissions examples

CONTRACT CURRENCY AS LOW AS*
GBP 1.50
EUR 2.00
USD 2.00
CAD 3.00
CHF 3.00
HKD 20.00

* Negotiable commissions with high volume.
Commissions subject to change.

Hedge your investments

When you trade with Saxo, you gain access to over 200 of the most liquid Options on Stocks and Stock Indices in the most exciting markets throughout the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Trade everything from Facebook to Deutsche Telekom to China Mobile Stock Options, or trade on Indices like the S&P500, DAX or Hang Seng. 

Use Stock Options to lock in your equity gains, protect your portfolio in declining markets and play volatility around earnings. Or use them as building blocks to position yourself effectively in up, down and sideways markets.

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Volume Based Commissions 
Trade volume: Contracts per month
Currency 0 - 1,000 1,001 - 5,000 
AUD
5.00 3.00
EUR
3.00 2.00
GBP
2.50 1.50
USD
3.00 2.00
CHF
4.00 3.00
HKD
30.00 20.00
Minimum ticket
None

 
*Commission subject to change

Markets change. Follow suit with new strategies.

Below you can read about three of the many exciting Stock Options strategies you could execute to play the markets and maximise your profit potential.

1

Protective Put

This strategy would be used if you wanted to hedge your portfolio of stocks to protect it against a short-term downside of the market.

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2

Covered Call

You could use this strategy to enhance your stock portfolio. Earn a premium writing Calls while enjoying the benefits of the underlying stock ownership.

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3

Straddles

By buying Straddles, you could take advantage of the unpredictability of the stock price gap movement following quarterly earnings reports. 

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Losses can exceed deposits on margin products. Please ensure you understand the risks.

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