Option Trading at KSE
Forsa Options are traded in the secondary market at the trading floor of the Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) daily from 12:55 PM till 1:15 PM. Any investor registered and in good stead with the Kuwait Clearing Company (KCC) can trade Forsa Options. The Fund as a market maker will provide the investors with daily bid and ask prices for all the existing option contracts. Investors who wish to trade in Forsa options route their orders through registered brokers at the KSE. After the execution of the deal, the broker provides the investor with a contract showing the details of the option trade.
The investor shall pay that the required premium amount to the KCC which is responsible for clearing and settlement for all option contracts. If an investor wishes to settle his contract (whether physically or cash), it should be done through the same broker who initiated the original trade. The seller receives the amount from the KCC according to the settlement cycle prevailing in the market.