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“TVIX” ETN Topples “VXX” ETN As Highest Volume VIX ETP

February 18th, 2012

Bill Luby:  With just a few minutes before the close, it is now almost certain that VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN (NYSEArca:TVIX) is going to dethrone iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ, NYSE:XIV, NYSE:ZIV

High and Low Volatility ETPs (SPLV, SPHB, VXX, VXZ, XIV, VIXY, TVIX)

December 14th, 2011

Bill Luby: Since Barclays/iShares launched the first VIX-based exchange-traded products (ETPs) three years ago next month, the landscape of volatility ETPs has been dominated by products that are based on VIX futures. This should come as no surprise to investors, since the cash VIX (or VIX index Read more…

NYSE:SPHB, NYSE:SPLV, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ, NYSE:XIV

Volatility ETPs: Where Are The Critics Now? (VXX, TVIX, VXZ, VIIX, VIXY)

October 3rd, 2011

This article was written by Paul Weisbruch, the VP of ETF/Options Sales and Trading at Street One Financial.

An interesting dynamic shift has occurred in the VIX Read more…

NYSE:CVOL, NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VIIX, NYSE:VIXY, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Investors Beware – The VIX Options Are A Lie (NYSE:VXX)

April 26th, 2011

Jared Levy:  These are strong words, I know. I wouldn’t choose them if I weren’t truly concerned, because apparently not many care about the thousands of investors who have been burnt using Read more…

NYSE:VXX

Why I’m Not Worried About VIX Derivatives (SPY, VXX, VXZ)

April 20th, 2011

Jared Woodard:  The team at FT Alphaville have been on a tear recently, analyzing all manner of VIX-related issues and potential problems. I’ve linked to those posts below, and they’re definitely Read more…

NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ




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