Strategy Description: Options — Long Volatility

Investment strategy descriptions and definitions provide a method for classifying and aligning managers with industry standards, which fosters the growth of peer groups and the opportunity for further analysis. Coquest Advisors utilizes the following description in its due diligence process for managed futures strategies within a portfolio:


Options: Long Volatility


Long Volatility Option strategies utilize option contracts to structure trades that can profit from increases in volatility. These strategies typically have frequent but small losses due to the cost of purchasing options but may have significant upside potential if volatility increases.


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