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  2. (VXX) iPath S&P 500 VIX ST Futures ETN: Who Is ...

    Discover one of the largest volatility-based exchange-traded notes (ETNs), and learn ...
  3. AQR Capital Management: Investment Manager Highlight

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  2. What is a derivative?

    A derivative is a contract between two or more parties whose value is based on an agreed-upon underlying financial asset, ...
  3. Do hedge funds invest in commodities?

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