High Risks, Low Implied Volatility

From commodities to currencies and beyond, a broad swath of markets is experiencing low implied volatility in options even as the risks escalate.

About the Presenter

Erik Norland is Executive Director and Senior Economist of CME Group. He is responsible for generating economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on CME Group and the company’s business strategy, and upon those who trade in its various markets. He is also one of CME Group’s spokespeople on global economic, financial and geopolitical conditions.

View more reports from Erik Norland, Executive Director and Senior Economist of CME Group.

Interest Rate Options

With 2.4 million contracts traded daily in 2018, and 140 expirations listed at a time across Treasuries and Eurodollars, Interest Rate options give you the liquidity and flexibility to manage risk efficiently across the entire U.S. dollar-denominated yield curve.

Start Trading