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A Popular Option Trade Returns in 2024 as Hedge Funds Short Volatility
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A Popular Option Trade Returns in 2024 as Hedge Funds Short Volatility

The short volatility trade, a play that became a popular weapon among options traders last year, is once again surging in popularity.

January 29, 2024
Bitcoin Has Mainly Traded Flat in 2023 as ETH L2s Lead Altcoin Uptick

Bitcoin Has Mainly Traded Flat in 2023 as ETH L2s Lead Altcoin Uptick

While Bitcoin is experiencing record stability, altcoins like Lido Finance's LDO and Solana make impressive gains.

January 11, 2023
VIX Up 2% as US Equities Tumble Amid Increased Volatility

VIX Up 2% as US Equities Tumble Amid Increased Volatility

VIX is up over 2% Wednesday as US equities slide. The VIX hit 22.91 at one point, its highest level in more than two weeks.

December 07, 2022
On-Chain Data Suggest Bitcoin Selloff Driven by Spot Markets, Not Futures

On-Chain Data Suggest Bitcoin Selloff Driven by Spot Markets, Not Futures

Amidst the growing negative market sentiments, on-chain statistics indicate that recent selloff wasn't driven by derivatives.

June 28, 2022
FX Trading Volume Jumps 5% YOY as Currencies Become More Volatile

FX Trading Volume Jumps 5% YOY as Currencies Become More Volatile

Average FX trading volume has reached record levels as the war in Ukraine as well as rate hikes keep the forex market volatile.

May 19, 2022