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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 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 piece "Buying Volatility at any Price".
  • Discusses his your take on what we have been seeing recently out there in the world of natural gas volatility
  • What he’s been seeing in the realm of currency.
  • Reviews how the premium levels in different emerging markets have changed since he wrote your piece "Emerging Market Confusion".

Volatility Review: Vol in the 20 range. Is this a long-term average? Will realized volatility catch another tail wind? The plethora of VIX products - Is it still a reliable index?


Crystal Ball: An outlook of VIX, RVX and other vol products/indexes.