mike-warsh

Mike Warsh

Michael Warsh is Director of Institutional Business Development for the Cboe Global Markets (Cboe). He currently focuses his efforts on the Pension, Endowment and Foundation space, as well as the Insurance industry, where he specializes in discussions on the effective utilization of products such as S&P 500 options (SPX), the most active U.S. index option, and options on the Cboe Volatility Index (VIX), the world's barometer for market volatility. Michael has over 25 years of industry experience in options and other derivative securities, where he has managed, advised and implemented trading and options strategies for a wide variety of institutions. Mr. Warsh holds a BBA from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

  • Market News | Strategy | Aug 21, 2015, 11:48 AM

    The Eurekahedge Report highlights impressive YTD performance of Relative Value Volatility Managers

    The Eurekahedge Report highlights impressive YTD performance of Relative Value Volatility Managers

    As noted in our previous blog post, CBOE® and Eurekahedge announced the launch of four new benchmark indexes that measure the performance of hedge funds that employ volatility-based investment strategies. The four new indexes: CBOE Eurekahedge Short Volatility Index CBOE Eurekahedge Long Volatility Index CBOE Eurekahedge Relative Value Volatility Index CBOE Eurekahedge Tail Risk Index According to Eurekahedge’s August monthly newsletter, The Eurekahedge Report, the newly created CBOE[...]

  • Market News | Aug 20, 2015, 5:02 PM

    Launch of Four New Indexes to Track Performance of Hedge Funds Using Volatility-Based Investment Strategies

    Launch of Four New Indexes to Track Performance of Hedge Funds Using Volatility-Based Investment Strategies

    CBOE and Eurekahedge announced the launch of four new benchmark indexes that measure the performance of hedge funds that employ volatility-based investment strategies. Eurekahedge is a Singapore-based hedge fund research and data collection company. Values for the new indexes are available on websites of CBOE and Eurekahedge. The four new indexes, the first of their kind, were created to meet the demands of institutional hedge fund investors seeking benchmarks that measure the performance of distinct[...]