In the News

“Running with a Herd on the Street” – Wall Street Journal May 3, 2012

“How to Prep Your Portfolio for the Rest of 2011″ - Fox Business News TV June 27, 2011

“Mason Hawkins Swaps Dell Shares for Options to Add Leverage to Longleaf” – Bloomberg Businessweek February 28, 2011

“Short the Rumor Pays 14% on Takeover Tales That Don’t Come True” – Bloomberg Businessweek January 10, 2011

“Caveat Investor: ETNs Tied to VIX” – Wall Street Journal December 23, 2010

“VIX Eases to Seven Month Low” – Wall Street Journal December 3, 2010

“‘Fear Indexes’ Big Business As Clones Rush to Claim Share of Growing Market” – Barron’s November 30, 2010

“Investing in Fear is Big Business” Wall Street Journal November 29, 2010

“VIX, VStoxx Rise on Concern Ireland’s Bailout Won’t End Crisis” – Bloomberg Businessweek November 22, 2010

“VIX Futures trading sets all-time high; CFE” – Reuters November 17, 2010

“Option Traders turn wary before Fed, jobs report” – International Business Times November 2, 2010

“VIX May Not Stay Quiet for Long” WSJ September 22, 2010

“CBOE Plans CDS Challenge With Credit-Default Options” – Bloomberg Businessweek September 22, 2010

“AM Hedge Fund Said to Lose 6.6% in July as Volatility Plummets” - Bloomberg  Businessweek August 18, 2010

S&P 500 Rises to 18-Month High as U.S. Stocks Gain on Economy” – Bloomberg Businessweek April 1, 2010

“Risk in the Market” – BNN TV February 8, 2010

“Capital Limits Raised for Fannie, Freddie” on Fox Business News TV Dec. 28, 2009

“Lehman the New Bear?” -  FOX Business News December 21, 2009

“Financials Downgraded” – Fox Business News December 21, 2009

“CBOE Volatility Index back above 30 as stocks falter” – Forbes.com May 21, 2009

“Market Close” – Bloomberg TV April 28, 2009

“Technical Perspective – Significance of ’40′ on the VIX”  – Bloomberg TV April 6, 2009

“Analyst suggests long VIX positions as hedge” – Reuters April 6, 2009

“Stay Wary and Wily in Earnings Season” – Barron’s April 6, 2009

“VIX Falls Even as Options Traders Brace for Stock Rally” – Bloomberg April 2, 2009

“VIX may be responding to actual volatility” – Reuters March 24, 2009

“In-Depth Look – Volatility Index” – Bloomberg TV March 16, 2009

“Option buyers step up in financials” – Reuters March 23, 2009

“Market Outlook: More Hedge Fund Liquidations in 1Q Will Test S&P Lows” – Bloomberg TV January, 14,2009

“Buffett Buys into GE” – Fox Business News December 22, 2008

VIX Exceeds 75 for First Time in `Panic’ of Global Stocks Rout – Bloomberg News Oct. 10, 2008:

Bringing Down Bear Began as $1.7 Million of Options – Bloomberg NewsAugust. 11, 2008:

“Squawk on The Street” – CNBC August 1, 2008

“In Focus: The Death of Bear Stears” – Bloomberg TV August 11, 2008

“Bear Options Show Higher Odds Stock Headed to `Zero’ “ – Bloomberg News March 14, 2008