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Enhancing Your Yield: Monetizing Volatility With Nasdaq-100 Volatility Index Futures

Oct 14, 2021

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Portfolio managers and investors across the globe are seeking to deploy Nasdaq-100 Volatility Index (VOLQ) futures to offset the risk of their equity portfolios amid Nasdaq-100 stocks continuing to play an increasing role in portfolios and trader’s accounts. Other portfolio managers and investors are seeking to express a view on volatility or monetize spreads through the usage of VOLQ futures, leading to buysiders increasingly engaging with market makers and CME Group to trade this innovative product. In it’s latest white paper, EQDerivatives provides the perspectives of buyside users of volatility products on why VOLQ futures are primed for growth – Enhancing Your Yield: Monetizing Volatility With Nasdaq-100 Volatility Index Futures.