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Volatility-selling strategies carry potential systemic cost


Abstract: Investors have increasingly turned to stock market volatility-selling strategies based on the idea of selling implied volatility and buying it back later when it falls to a level more consistent with realized volatility.

JEL Classification: G20;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Part of Series: Economic Letter

Publication Date: 2013

Volume: 8

Order Number: 12