The instruments are of a different stripe from VIX products, some of which blew up spectacularly in February. Here’s how it works: Owners of the notes effectively …
... of the stock rising begets lower volatility for both the stock and its options market. And the lower the overall market volatility, the lesser is the media's fear, doom and gloom banter (VIX being that stock market "fear" barometer), which …
The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) -- often called Wall Street's "fear gauge" -- has shed 3.3% today, dropping to 12.98, which marks its lowest level since late January. In Europe, the major stock indices finished Thursday on a higher note, adding …
Meanwhile, the S&P 500 volatility index (VIX) made its lowest close since January 26th, when the S&P 500 futures ( ESM) made its all-time high just before the bottom fell out. The overnight trade was mixed. In Asia, 8 of 10 stock markets …
The blue-chip index settled above 25,000 on Monday for the first time since …
Chicago Board Options Exchange President Chris Concannon That’s the stance …
For all the positive trading volume, uncertainty hangs over Cboe's stock price due to allegations that VIX trading settlements are subject to manipulation, as asserted …
Geopolitical tensions, the 10-year-Treasury yield rising above 3% and tepid …
Canaccord Genuity analyst Tony Dwyer has characterized the stock market’s early February plunge as a phenomenon known as a “shock drop,” in which a correction is sharp enough to cause the 10-week rate of change in the Cboe …