On November 3 the Cboe Volatility Index® (VIX®) closed at 9.14, an all-time record low for both a daily and weekly closing value for the index.

1 VIX highest lowest

While the news media often focuses on the spot VIX Index, volatility traders analyze the price movements of VIX futures. The prices for VIX futures at the close on November 3 ranged from 10.1 to 16.4.

2 - VIX futures Nov 3

Investors can learn more about use of VIX futures and options at www.cboe.com/VIX and at upcoming Cboe Risk Management Conferences

  • Cboe RMC Asia      Dec. 5 - 6, 2017   at Conrad Hong Kong  www.cboermcasia.com;


  • Cboe RMC US     March 7 - 9, 2018   at Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, FL  www.cboermcus.com;


  • Cboe RMC Europe    Sept. 12 – 14, 2018  at Powerscourt Hotel in Enniskerry, Ireland www.cboermceurope.com.