Speculators are betting on even more volatility ahead


  • Jason Goepfert

    Jason Goepfert

    Published: 2020-11-03 at 12:30:00 CST

Smart money hedgers in VIX futures seem to be betting that volatility is going to increase in the coming weeks as markets digest major news events. But their record in volatility is opposite of what it is in most other markets, and the VIX tends to decline after they establish big positions, as they have recently.


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