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Featured Articles 2017-05-02T20:05:03+00:00

The ‘short vol’ Trade

In this article, we analyse the disastrous ‘short vol’ trade that wiped out a lot of traders last week and draw some lessons learned from it.   The VIX is the Chicago Board Options Exchange [...]

US Government Shutdown … What now?

This weekend, exactly one year since President Trump’s inauguration, the US Government shutdown became a reality as the US Senate were unable to agree a deal, meaning the US Government at the time of writing [...]

Scaling The Wealth

Guest post by Vladimir Dimitroff with Aastha Dhawan MSc, LSE The Accelerating Consolidation within the UK Wealth Management Industry   The private banking and wealth management industry in the UK is going through a significant [...]

Man vs. Machine

Guest Post by Monogram Capital Management. The overwhelming and indeed frequently published evidence that active funds across all asset classes are the poorly performing cousins of their passive rivals should come as no surprise given [...]

The US is ‘Not out of the Game’

Guest Post by Monogram Capital Management. Since the beginning of April, we have seen a dramatic about turn in US political economy on a number of fronts and these may prove to be as influential [...]