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  • Accendo Markets
    Analysis and Opinion » Know Your Limits
    Accendo Markets - March 17, 2015, 14:56 GMT

    The CBOE’s VIX Volatility has always seemed a bit odd to me. The best analogy that I can draw is that of the famous ‘uncertainty principle’ of quantum physics. In particular, how does one trade the index measure of volatility without affecting its own market volatility? Rather philosophical, isn’t it? But the main point that

  • David Becker

    Despite the strong momentum in some of the high flying stocks the best performing sector so far in 2013 has been the Utilities. The Utilities have notched up an 8.2% gain since the end of December as investors looked for the safety of high yields and low volatility coming off the 30% gains in the

  • We have just received an insight into the condition of the US housing market with the publication of the Housing Price Index number for January. Month on month this figure came in at 0.8%, the expectation was for a slight drop to 0.7% but this held up to match the December reading of 0.8%. Slightly