Volatility Views 118: The VIXFather Turns on His Creation
Volatility Review: VIX Cash: the week’s range was 11.01-13.23. Thanks to concerns about Portugal's banks repaying debt, Europe's VStoxx Index and the VIX jumped on Thursday. Will earnings season usher in volatility? VIX Options. VXST Options. SPX Skew. Robert Whaley, the inventor of the CBOE Volatility Index, or VIX, warned that investors are not getting what they pay for when they buy volatility-linked products. Mr. Whaley, now a professor at the Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management, addressed the issue of their effectiveness on Thursday at ETF.com’s Global Macro ETF Strategist Conference in New York.
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