VIX Futures Margin Requirements To Increase After Today’s Close

volatile VIXBill Luby: Bill A number of readers have expressed concern to me privately about today’s increase in the VIX futures margin requirements. The current margin requirements are detailed at the CFE Margins splash page, while the new margin requirements
NYSE:TVIX June 27, 2013 3:56pm

Gold Trading 101: Crash Course On Trading Gold With ETFs and Options (GLD, IAU, GDX, SLV, SGOL)

Larry D. Spears:  With few exceptions, most leading financial gurus agree that every portfolio should include some physical gold.  But while the yellow metal itself is great as a long-term hedge against turmoil and inflation, it's a lousy trading vehicle.
NYSE:GDX March 22, 2012 11:27am

Absurd Gold/Silver Price Ratio; Why $500/oz Silver Is Now A Certainty In The Future (SLV, GLD, AGQ, PSLV, ZSL)

Jeff Nielson: Arithmetic is a harsh mistress. Irrespective of how badly the banking cabal wishes to suppress the prices of gold and silver, and irrespective of how much brute force they are able to apply to the market over the short term with their (illegal) manipulations; the inexorable pull of supply and
NYSE:AGQ January 9, 2012 3:11pm

Silver Manipulation: The iShares Silver ETF And J.P. Morgan’s Conflict Of Interest? (SLV, PSLV, AGQ, ZSL, GLD)

Jeff Nielson: JP Morgan (NYSE:JPM) is the largest silver short-seller in the history of the world. JP Morgan is the “custodian” for the largest “long” silver fund in the history of the world, making this one of the largest conflicts of interest in all of history.
NYSE:AGQ October 26, 2011 12:36pm

Will Silver Benefit From Rising Gold Margin Requirements? (GLD, SLV, AGQ, SIL, ZSL)

Jeb Handwerger:  Readers of Gold Stock Trades continue to express an abiding interest in the “poor man’s gold” known as silver (NYSE:SLV).  Prominent among the questions they raise are: Quo Vadis Silver? 
NYSE:AGQ August 25, 2011 3:12pm

$250 Silver Price Target: Why Silver Is Poised To Be The Greatest Trade Ever (SLV, PSLV, AGQ, ZSL, GLD)

Money Morning:  Silver is better than gold.  In fact, it's poised to be the "Greatest Trade Ever."  I know that's a big statement. I'm certain that it grabbed your attention. Perhaps you're even considering arguments that would shoot it down.
NYSE:AGQ August 6, 2011 10:44am

ETF Investors: What’s Really Behind Rising Margin Requirements For Commodity Futures (SLV, AGQ, ZSL, USO, ERX, ERY)

Jon D. Markman:  CME Group Inc. (Nasdaq:CME), which provides an electronic exchange for commodity futures, raised margin requirements for trading silver futures contracts on May
NYSE:AGQ May 19, 2011 12:44pm

The Inflection Point: Why The U.S. Dollar Is Ready To Rebound (SLV, GLD, TLT, DBA, MOO, UDN, UUP, ZSL, AGQ)

Jack Barnes:  For most of the past year, anything involving the U.S. dollar (NYSE:UUP) has been what traders like to refer to as a "one-way trade."
NYSE:SLV May 10, 2011 9:43am

Get Free Updates

Join over 50,000 investors who get the latest news from!

Most Popular

From Our Partners

Explore More from

Free Daily Newsletter

Get daily ETF insights from our market experts. Never miss another important market development again! respects your privacy.

Best ETFs

We've rated and ranked nearly 2,000 ETFs and ETNs using our proprietary SMART Grade system.

View Top Rated ETFs

Best Categories

We've ranked dozens of ETF categories based on relative performance.

Best ETF Categories