The VIX and VSTOXX® are the main measures of stock market volatility in America and Europe, respectively. Since the launch of futures contracts on these benchmarks in the mid-2000s, an increasing number of investors and traders are including these volatility futures as part of their overall strategy. In this webinar, option market veteran and international wealth manager Tariq Dennison will address the following questions:
As a special timely example, Tariq will discuss considerations for traders positioning for the September 26th German election, which will choose Angela Merkel’s successor, and how that might pose an opportunity to trade the difference between American and European volatility.
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