$TVIX gets Terminated – What^%$#

Similar to how we quickly grabbed some experts to discuss Crude Oil going negative, we grabbed some VIX experts as soon as the news hit this week that Credit Suisse was pulling the plug on one of the biggest VIX tracking exchange traded products. What will this do to VIX futures volume, liquidity, and the curve. What does this mean for traders and firms using these VIX products to tweak their exposure. Our guests today are two of our favorite VIX twitter follows Jim Carroll and Patrick Hennessy. In this episode, we’re talking about the differences between ETPs, ETFs, and ETNs, what Credit Suisse was probably thinking (Hint: RISK), how VIX futures will react, and who are the players that might fill this void.

 

 

Listen to the whole episode now:

 

Follow along with:

Jim Carroll on Twitter

Pat Hennessy on Twitter

 

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