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Why is there systematic negative divergence between the VIX index and the VXX ETF meant to track it?


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Come on now, Rich, dont be lazy. ipathetn.com/static/pdf/vix-prospectus.pdf – SpeedBoots Apr 3 '14 at 20:41

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