ORATS provides equity option trading research and software to market makers and proprietary traders. ORATS is the result of nine years of consultation and testing with option professionals. The advantages of our services include underlying volatility measurements based on tick data and implied volatility surface summarizations performed on extensive historical option quote databases.
Rich Advisory Group is headed by Christopher J. Rich. He is the President and CEO and has 20+ years of experience in the option and derivatives industry specializing in strategic option position construction, option trading, risk management, hedging strategy development, arbitrage and execution services. He has been a Market Maker and Floor Broker on the CBOE, a Partner and Assistant Vice-President at Man Financial, and a trainer of market-makers and professional option traders. Chris has provided trading and advisory services for both on-shore and off-shore hedge funds. He advised the CBOT in the development of the first option contract on the Treasury Bond futures contract.