Capital Trading Group

Alternative Investments within Managed Futures

Alternative Alpha - Value of Volatility in the Markets

Posted by Capital Trading Group on Sep 14, 2017 11:51:58 AM

“The only constant is change.” – Heraclitus – 500 BC

Volatility simply describes to what degree the price of a market security typically changes. Volatility can be “high” or “low.” But volatility – at any level – cannot be given the simple labels of “good” or “bad.”

To financial professionals, volatility is an unemotional, mathematical metric. But to everyday folks, volatility spurs fearful panic when it’s high… and fearful suspicion when it’s low.

"Volatility spurs fearful panic...when it's high.

And it spurs fearful suspicion... when it's low."

Read More

Topics: Alternative Alpha, VIX Futures

CTG's Investment News

Highlighting Alternatives and the Trading Markets:

CTG keeps you abreast of market moving developements while we enhance your understanding of trading strategies and investing goals. 

Free Subscription Once a week:

  • Global Macro Outlook
  • Recap Market Moving Events
  • Intended for Institutional and Retail Traders
  • Unique Perspective 
  • Highlights Areas of Greater Risks 
  • Alternatives is our Specialty

 

Subscribe to Email Updates

Review Top Algo Systems

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all