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The VIX option has expiration times of one month and one week and trades during normal US business hour and a restricted international business hour (2:00 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. CT). The VIX option allows investors to manage exposure to exposure to portfolio variability separately from exposure to exposure to market prices and traded prices, depending on their perspective of how they see or move the variability.
The VIX index value is the market's estimation of the value of the VIX index on various maturity date in the near-term. The VIX option offers a wide range of possibilities for investors to realise their views through the use of voltage trade strategy, which includes riskmanagement, alfa generating and diversifying portfolios. The VIX option and VIX forward have distinct features and behaves differently than other financially driven commodities or equities.
The VIX future and option can offer investors a degree of agility to secure a given asset allocation, apply a strategy to achieve a return from price differentials, or give an optimistic, declining or impartial view of the implicitly volatile nature of a large open stockarket. And one of the greatest threats to an equities portfolios is a widespread downturn in the markets.
Consequently, a long exposition to instability can compensate for the negative effects of declining equity markets. Operators should take into account the timing and features of VIX future and option contracts in order to assess the benefits of such hedging. The VIX future offers a clean game at the anticipated levels of instability.
The expression of a long or shorts mood may include the purchase or sale of VIXutures. As an alternative, VIX warrants may offer similar means to place a portfolios for possible increase or decrease in expected Volatility. Index warrants tend to value with somewhat greater uncertainties than the markets do over long durations.
In particular, the anticipated variability of the S&P 500 Index's SPX warrant price tends to be traded at a price proportional to the future realised variability. VIX future and VIX warrant have been used by investors to exploit this general distinction between anticipated (implied) and realised (actual) instability and other kinds of instability arbitrage strategy.
Part of the one-of-a-kind characteristics of Volatility - and the VIX Index - is that its levels are projected to tend towards a long-term mean over the course of history, a characteristic generally known as mean-reversion. "The mean reversal of voltage is an essential factor in the timing of VIX future and the way it can move in reaction to changes in perception of risks.
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