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


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.
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  • Tex Fri
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    More financial innovation *clap*clap*
    21 Jul 2010, 10:27 AM Reply Like
  • SA Editor Jonathan Liss
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    Lively discussion on XXV going on here: seekingalpha.com/artic...
    22 Jul 2010, 09:48 AM Reply Like
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