#VIX was seen as sure thing — until it suddenly wasn’t anymore: Inside Wall Street's $8bn VIX time bomb.

  www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2018-02-07/a-crash-course-on-the-rise-and-fall-of-the-hottest-trade-video   Before whirlwind, banks turned volatility into the hot item VIX was seen as sure thing — until it suddenly wasn’t anymore www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-06/volatility-inc-inside-wall-street-s-8-billion-vix-time-bomb?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_term=180207&utm_campaign=ritholtz L O L $VIX pic.twitter.com/QQXjX3bd1iRead more

Representative Steve Scalise Upgraded As FBI Insists Shooting “Spontaneous,” “No Motive,” And “No Target In Mind.” Loretta Lynch Called For “Blood In The Streets.”

by Pamela Williams Thank heavens Representative Steve Scalise has gone from critical to fair condition.  The Scalise office says he “continues to make good progress.”  While we are elated with this … Read more