Options Industry Council, The

The Options Industry Council (OIC) is an educational organization funded by the nation's options exchanges (currently there are 11) and OCC dedicated to helping individual investors, financial advisors and institutions understand the benefits and risks of exchange-traded options. For more than 20 years, the contributions that OIC has made to the investing and brokerage communities have been significant to the growth of the options industry. OIC conducts hundreds of seminars, distributes educational materials, maintains a Web site, and offers live help from options professionals. For more information, visit: www.OptionsEducation.org.