A quick review of a the VIX term structure as it stands now compared to start of year prices.
Tag Archive 'Contango'
VIX is moving again and, as in her habit, she is moving hard and fast. If you like that kind of rough tumble action then this post might give you some insights into her enticing curves.
There are few things nicer in the early hours of the morning than seeing a smoothly convex term structure (or maybe that’s just me). This article reviews the progress over the VIX term structure and, what appears to be, some progression from steepness to smoothness.
Understanding the VIX Contango can give some insights into the potential of future uncertainty sentiment. This post reviews a VIX contango hedge.
The VIX has given us one of its characteristic break-outs last Friday. It will be interesting to see how volatility therefore gets priced back to the underlying S&P500 benchmark over the next few days.