Hedge fund thinks ETFs, Solvency II and capital ratios distort volatility markets
Low volatility is acting as drag on the take-up of local indexes
Low leverage this time should result in milder correction than 2008/9
Post-election rally likely to further increase sales later this year
Roll costs, tenor and lot size limiting attractiveness
EM volatility remains contained – for now
India stock exchanges are predicting strong growth in the market for listed derivatives. With algo traders driving volume growth, can current infrastructure cope with the increased requirements?
National Stock Exchange of India about to launch the fourth Asian equity volatility index this week
Volumes in Vix futures reached an all-time high on the back of January's volatile markets
Extension may lead to greater range of Asia-specific volatility products
CBOE responds on Vix
A well-diversified portfolio could be better for controlling risk than volatility investments, according to members of the family office industry.
Increasing the potential liquidity pool a major aim for Australia volatility futures market
The new index, VXST, measures market expectations of S&P 500 volatility nine days into the future, rendering it more sensitive to short-term volatility swings than the Vix
Misunderstanding of the correlation between global levels of volatility leading Asian investors to place too much faith in Vix, according to Edhec Risk Institute
A fix for the Vix?
The volatility merry-go-round
Structured product providers are looking to take volatility-linked products to the next level by basing them on emerging markets
Structured Products Asia Awards 2012
Second generation volatility products are a much better investment than their previous iteration, according to one hedge fund manager – but buyers previously burnt by this asset class may be tough to convince
Asia’s volatility products are not yet liquid enough to draw local investors away from the CBOE Vix