Volatility Indexes for Options on ETFs www.cboe.com/VIXETF

Volatility on Exchange Traded Funds

CBOE Holdings has created a number of volatility benchmark indexes based on sector-specific exchange traded funds (ETFs), including:

The VIX Index methodology is applied to the options prices of the respective underlying ETF to measure the market expectations of near-term volatility, creating a "VIX Index" in a variety of different commodities (Oil VIX and Gold VIX), emerging markets (China VIX and Brazil VIX) and market sectors (energy VIX and foreign currency VIX). CBOE Holdings also offers tradable options and futures contracts on several of these volatility benchmark indexes.

Spreadsheets with Historical Price Data for Volatility Indexes for Options on ETFs

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