What a January for the U.S. – the government shutdown, the polar vortex, and the Consolidated Audit Trail?! What’s next?
The following are the stories referenced in this week’s episode:
–AccuWeather -> Polar vortex’s bitter cold could cost US economy $5 billion, though the worst may be over
–JLN -> How Many Lives Does This CAT Have Left?
–Six Figure Investing -> Goodbye VXX, Hello VXXB
–PRNewswire -> Johnson Fistel Announces Class Action Suit Against ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (SVXY)
–CME Group -> Why has Equity Index-Treasury Options Volatility Diverged?
–Xinhua -> China adds more commodity option to hedge price risks
–Asia Times -> China to combine schemes to boost foreign investment
Produced by Mike Forrester