Today, there was a change of delivery date for VOLX, VIX instruments. Clients who had open positions were credited or debited with proper swap points amounts.
VOLX, VIX -170 points for long position; 170 points for short position
Today, at the end of the trading day VOLX underlying instruments will change their delivery dates. The current difference between the prices of futures with consecutive delivery terms is:
— VOLX approx. 1,4 index points
It means that if nothing occurs between today’s closing and tomorrow’s opening, open price for VOLX should be higher by given values. Change of position value connected with base change will be corrected by swap points equal to base value.
Clients with limit and stop orders close to current price are kindly requested to adjust their position to changes in base value. Otherwise, stop and limit orders will be executed according to standard procedure.