Aug 26, 2015 We ask Robert Whaley, the father of the index, what all that 'noise' is about.
May 6, 2015 The VIX is also known as the Fear Index. Making it perfect for Halloween
Oct 16, 2014 It's been a wild week on the stock market. The causes are numerous--from Europe to ebola to weak economic growth in the United States. But what are the likely effects--beyond the markets themselves?
Oct 10, 2014 A look at the weird things and people that have caused markets to crash.
Oct 23, 2014 The market’s up; the market’s down. What’s causing all the volatility?
Jun 14, 2013 Markets thy name is volatility. Over the past month, how much value has been lost on stock markets around the world?
Jun 14, 2013 Part of what’s moving traders is uncertainty about the Fed’s next moves. But a number of key factors around the world have investors bracing for more sharp peaks and deep valleys.
Jan 22, 2013 Two of the major stock indices closed at five-year highs today, while the CBOE Volatility Index drops to its lowest since April 2007.