Panel: Volatility and tail-risk strategies

Thu May 24, 2012

Profiting from volatility and tail-risk events

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Jerry Haworth, Lee Robinson, Paul Sansome, Claire Smith, Neil Wilson
After a relatively positive start to the year, fear has returned to the markets in the last few weeks. The potential for shocks remains high as volatility persists and the macroeconomic outlook remains far from clear – and investors are increasingly anxious to protect themselves against the tail events that could do such damage again to their portfolios.

It seemed particularly timely, therefore, that this year’s EuroHedge Summit ended with a panel session devoted to discussing the benefits and various approaches of volatility and tail risk strategies – including those that are specifically designed to...

ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H


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