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Crypto Long & Short: What Investors Get Wrong About Volatility (and Not Just for Crypto)

On Sep 6, 2020
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In the latest Crypto Long & Short, @NoelleInMadrid zeroes in on what most investors get wrong about volatility, especially when it comes to crypto markets https://t.co/GPbFTsvWGP
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Many investors conflate volatility with risk, a fundamental error that says more about our collective psychology than it does about portfolio management.

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On Sep 6, 2020
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In the latest Crypto Long & Short, @NoelleInMadrid zeroes in on what most investors get wrong about volatility, especially when it comes to crypto markets https://t.co/GPbFTsvWGP
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Crypto Long & Short: What Investors Get Wrong About Volatility (and Not Just for Crypto)

Crypto Long & Short: What Investors Get Wrong About Volatility (and Not Just for Crypto)

Many investors conflate volatility with risk, a fundamental error that says more about our collective psychology than it does about portfolio management.

Elevated Wall Street 'fear gauge' shows doubts about stock market rebound

Elevated Wall Street 'fear gauge' shows doubts about stock market rebound

Investors hoping for calm to return to U.S. stocks will not find much comfort in Wall Street's fear gauge known as the VIX, which shows some market participants are bracing for more ...

Surviving Crypto Volatility With Derivatives Contracts

Surviving Crypto Volatility With Derivatives Contracts

Different forms of derivatives trading could become the next step toward crypto mass adoption and give investors more transparency

The VIX Index and Volatility-Based Global Indexes and Trading Instruments

The VIX Index and Volatility-Based Global Indexes and Trading Instruments

Tools based on volatility indexes are widely used for hedging, diversification, risk management, and alpha generation, but investors should carefully study the pricing, risks, and other key ...

Investors who believe the market's gotten too calm right now could use these ETFs to hedge

Investors who believe the market's gotten too calm right now could use these ETFs to hedge

The Cboe Volatility Index, or the VIX, hit its lowest level since October on Tuesday, but periods of calm like this don't last for long.

U.S. Stocks Plunge on China Growth Woes; Crypto Markets Hit Six-Week Lows

U.S. Stocks Plunge on China Growth Woes; Crypto Markets Hit Six-Week Lows

U.S. stocks declined sharply on Monday after dismal earnings guidance from Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) and Nvidia Corp (NVDA) raised doubts about China’s economic health. Cryptocurrencies were ...

Bitcoin Volatility at 3-Month Low as Market Awaits Big Price Move

Bitcoin Volatility at 3-Month Low as Market Awaits Big Price Move

Price volatility has hit three-month lows – marking a squeeze that could soon pave the way for a big move on either side.

Non-Fungible Token (NFT)

Non-Fungible Token (NFT)

Gemini's crypto glossary contains a complete list of common crypto terms with straightforward definitions and explanations of key crypto words and concepts.

Ether-Bitcoin Price Volatility Spread Hits 4-Month Low

Ether-Bitcoin Price Volatility Spread Hits 4-Month Low

Some cryptocurrencies are hairier rides than others. But there may not be much difference in price volatility between the top two in the months ahead.