Frequently Asked Questions

Check most frequently asked questions here, if you still need help then please contact us at hello@options-quant.com.

Common Questions

The Options-Quant platform is an options pricing engine that is used to calculate inefficiencies in option prices according to various different pricing models. This includes options on futures, FX, equities, and fixed income. The models featured are used in various hedge funds, and are curated by researchers at leading Universities.

Upon purchasing, you will receive a digital download of the application as well as a robust documentation that outlines the concepts, explaining how each function works. 

E.g.; The overwhelming majority of our users make trades based on the model value of the option relative to the current market price. If MertonJumpDiffusion model estimates the price of an option to be lower than what the market price is trading at, the trader shorts the option and vice-versa. This strategy, also known as relative value trading, uses the platform to exploit pricing inefficiencies.

No, the platform is only meant for pricing the options. To submit trades you must use a third-party brokerage, like Robinhood or TD Ameritrade. 

Currently, we only offer the platform on Windows devices. However, you are able to run the platform on Mac and Linux devices with a virtual machine. The support team is willing to assist you if need be.

No problem!

Our support team consists of traders, statisticians, and economists who are committed to ensuring your optimal experience. We offer direct and practical guidance on branching into systematic strategies with our platform. Whether you want to trade a form of arbitrage, exploit an inefficiency, or even just want to learn and test new strategies, we are here to provide 1-on-1 support. This offering is applicable to ALL platform users!