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RIP XIV and SVXY

A couple of whiles ago, I answered a question on XIV and SVXY. The question was: is XIV the most dangerous investment in the world? In it, I said I would never hold any of them long-term and probably not even short-term neither. In it, I stated that eventually, one day, XIV and SVXY would […]

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Shorting volatility ETFs (VXX, UVXY, TVIX)

I received an interesting question today about volatility ETFs: Hey Fs, love your website I just read your article about shorting VXX and was wondering why not short TVIX instead. It’s a double etf, meaning the decay is twice as high (or is it?). Also if you look at a graph, it crashed 90%+ this […]

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