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The Federal Open Market Committee meets today to discuss economic conditions and the implementation of monetary policy. No major changes are expected, but sentiment and tone from the meeting are typically enough to increase market volatility.
Hedging with index futures and options may protect investments in declining or volatile markets.
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Micro E-mini futures offer traders exposure to four leading U.S. stock indexes in bite-size contracts.
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Investors are fascinated by the VIX Index due to its tendency to spike during market turmoil. VIX ETFs exist but they track VIX index futures, instead of the index directly. Find out why this can be an issue.
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