Volatility Index

(.VIX)

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20.73
20.83
-0.53pts (-2.49%)

High: 21.9

Low: 20.53

81% of client accounts are short on this market

The percentage of IG client accounts with positions in this market that are currently long or short. Calculated to the nearest 1%.


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Top Volatility Index risers Shows the constituent stocks that have risen in price the most over the last 24 hours, based on the percentage change since the last close of trading. This list automatically updates in real time.

Top Volatility Index fallers Shows the constituent stocks that have fallen in price the most over the last 24 hours, based on the percentage change since the last close of trading. This list automatically updates in real time.

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Top Volatility Index risers Shows the constituent stocks that have risen in price the most over the last 24 hours, based on the percentage change since the last close of trading. This list automatically updates in real time.

Top Volatility Index fallers Shows the constituent stocks that have fallen in price the most over the last 24 hours, based on the percentage change since the last close of trading. This list automatically updates in real time.

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Top Volatility Index risers Shows the constituent stocks that have risen in price the most over the last 24 hours, based on the percentage change since the last close of trading. This list automatically updates in real time.

Top Volatility Index fallers Shows the constituent stocks that have fallen in price the most over the last 24 hours, based on the percentage change since the last close of trading. This list automatically updates in real time.

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Details for Volatility Index ($1000) DEC-18

Dealing

Minimum size GBP 100

Deposit factor 20.0%

Minimum stop distance 0.20

Minimum guaranteed stop distance 1

Margin

Your aggregate position in this market will be margined in the following tiers:

Tier Position size Spread
1 0 - 106100 USD 20%
2 106100 - 212200 USD 20%
3 212200 - 318300 USD 25%
4 318300 + USD 30%

If your aggregate position is larger than Tier 1, your margin requirement will not be reduced by non-guaranteed stops.

Please note: we have tried to ensure that the information here is as accurate as possible, but it is intended for guidance only and any errors will not be binding on us.

Expiry

Expiry date 19/12/18

Last dealing date and time 19/12/18 14:00


Settlement


Settles based on the Special Opening Quotation of the Volatility Index, as reported by CBOE +/- IG dealing spread.

Rollover

Last rollover time 19/12/18 12:45


Rollover info


Usually, initial position closed at official closing level of day before last dealing day +/- closing spread; new position in next contract opened at official closing level of the new contract from same day, +/- opening spread.

Special info

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