Tag: equities

Equity volatility: To hedge or not to hedge?

Volatility returned with a bang in February as VIX options trading spiked and investors clamoured to hedge options in the face of a new risk regime. Sarfraz Thind takes a look at what decisions are available to investors that are considering hedging, or whether it’s even necessary in the current market.

Beyond MiFID II: LSEG focusing on the future

Brian Schwieger, global head of equities products at London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), talks to The TRADE about the group’s impressions of the early days of MiFID II and its initiatives for the rest of 2018.