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CBOE Volatility Index Futures (VIX). A popular measure of the US stock market's expectation of volatility. Also referred to as the ‘fear gauge’ CBOE

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CBOE Volatility Index Futures (VIX). A popular measure of the US stock market's expectation of volatility. Also referred to as the ‘fear gauge’ CBOE

Spread 0.23 Spread (%) 1.20%
Overnight funding - Buy -0.0139% Overnight funding - Sell -0.0135%
Initial margin 5.00% Maintenance margin 2.50%
Leverage 1:20 Expires daily No
Futures Contract November 2021
Automatic rollover

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