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Volatility 411: Trade Deal Doubt

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Host Jermal Chandler discusses how the S&P 500 Index takes a hit today after doubt is cast over a trade deal with China any time in the near future, $VIX futures term structure remains in contango despite elevated volatility, and trading activity in standard Dec $VIX options.

Originally Posted on December 3, 2019

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