Investors looking to go short volatility can now do so via the just launched Barclays ETN+...

|By:, SA News Editor

Investors looking to go short volatility can now do so via the just launched Barclays ETN+ Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (XXV). The iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN, VXX, has become one of the most heavily traded vehicles during recent market turbulence, with an average 22.5M shares traded daily despite only $1.4B in assets under management.