Volatility Viewpoint: The guest today is Scott Maidel, Derivatives Research, FTSE Russell Investments.
His viewpoint on current volatility landscape
VIX spot level - Did VIX cash perform as expected?
What are volatility strategies?
How to talk about volatility mechanics and characteristics with clients?
Updates on current and pending Russell volatility products
Volatility Review: A look back at the week from a volatility perspective
VIX Cash: Performance vs Market expectations.
VVIX: Hovering around 115.
VIX Options: Decent but not a strong volume week. Total 7.71m (5.89m Calls, 1.82m Puts)
Crude Oil: Volatility creeping back into crude.
Crystal Ball: Peering over the market precipice. Earnings season ahoy. Volatility prognostication.