Is Volatility Making a Comeback in Europe?

21 Apr, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Markets

Having fallen from the recent highs earlier this year, various metrics of volatility in Europe have risen abruptly in the last few days– especially when viewed in the context of a rather subdued VIX (a measure of expected market volatility conveyed by S&P 500 options...

VDAX Set to Rise?

21 Jan, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Markets

In recent history, each time the EUR has fallen relative to the dollar, the implied volatility of the German DAX has risen– sometimes rather sharply....