Option strategies in low volatility markets – Shorting options contains dynamic risks and is therefore not suitable for all investors. Double-No-Touch options are an interesting alternative for such a low volatility market environment. Herewith an overview about this instrument.
The macro perspective
Near-term growth signals remain supportive – While recent economic indicators suggest the global economic expansion will pick up pace over the next few quarters, questions about the longevity of the current business cycle, especially in the US, are being heard often lately. Our outlook.
FX market talk
The euro ascent continues gaining altitude – The US dollar has enjoyed a bit of a lift lately but over the course of the year it remains one of the big losers. Meanwhile, the euro’s high-altitude flight continues. The exciting opportunities in emerging market currencies should only be explored via broadly diversified investment vehicles. An overview.