Boost ETP has announced the launch of four exchange traded commodities (ETCs) and four exchange traded notes (ETN’s) on Deutsche Börse’s electronic trading platform Xetra. The ETCs relate to indices in the Nasdaq Commodity Index Family and offer investors access to the performance of 1-month futures contracts on individual commodities. The individual commodities in question […]
Volatility products are gaining popularity, yet fund selectors in Austria are struggling to decide which ones to use from the growing choice of absolute return and hedging strategies.
Volatility Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs) have been outperforming returns from gold since the summer, providing an even better hedge against market falls, argues Nathan Bance, director in UK Investor Solutions at Barclays Capital.
Investors are beginning to see volatility as something that can be exploited, rather than feared, writes Lukas Sustala.