Now that the rally is six years old, it’s time to take a close and careful look at risk.
With a bit of planning and patience, even a thinly traded ETF can be responsibly bought or sold.
Investors need to deal with volatility carefully, and a few ETPs can help, Sean Clark says.
Recent U.S. equity volatility may have you wondering if we’re back to the bad old days of 2011. But look before you leap into any VIX product.
ProShares Unveils Hedge Fund ETF
ProShares, in July, launched an ETF with a hedge fund replication strategy, the latest product to give retail investors access to parts of the market previously only available to so-called accredited investors.
Barclays Bank added to its iPath roster of volatility-linked ETNs with the launch of its first dynamic volatility strategy, designed as a tool for investors to benefit from volatility spikes while managing the roll cost during calm markets.