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Volatility Views

Volatility Views is the premier radio program for volatility traders. From interviews with leading industry guests to detailed analysis of volatility products, this program takes you inside the world of volatility trading like never before. If you are an experienced options trader looking to expand your understanding of volatility, or if you are simply curious about VIX and other volatility products, then this is the program for you.

Mar 24, 2014

Volatility Views 104: Revisiting Risk Management

Volatility Review: Vol is being bid up. VXST options coming April 10, and the full day of VIX futures trading in mid-June. Nat gas futures tapering off a bit. Metals chat includes gold, silver and copper.


Volatility Viewpoint: A review of the many panels at the Risk...

Mar 17, 2014

Volatility Views 103: The Russian Ripple Effect

Volatility Review: A mild selloff on the street caused by the ever-growing tensions in Ukraine. This would be a perfect time for VXST, but you will have to wait until April 10. TVIX gets a second life, whether it merits it or not. CBOE to expand VIX hours. 


Mar 10, 2014

Volatility Views 102: What Is a VIX Covered Call


Volatility Review: VIX jumped 14% on March 3 to nearly 16, with the tension in Ukraine, but on the following day fell 12%. Monday was the big day across the board for VIX, volumes trailed off the rest of the week.  May 18/Aug 20 straddle swap - paper sold Aug bought may...

Mar 3, 2014

Volatility Views 101: Buying Vol at Any Price

Volatility Viewpoint: The team is joined by special guest Jared Woodard, Founder Clinamen Financial Group and Condor Options.


  • He gives an overview of the Vol Tracker and global map of implied volatility.
  • Goes over some of the interesting findings you pulled out of your...