We are an SEC Registered Investment Adviser dedicated to improving risk-adjusted returns and diversifying your investment portfolio through volatility investing. We advise and manage investments for hedge funds, mutual funds, advisors, family offices, and individuals. 



Stuart Barton, PhD, CFA

Managing Partner

Justin Young

Managing Partner

Vance Harwood

Advisory Board

David Juday

Portfolio Manager

Jim Carroll
Volatility Strategist
Jay Wolberg
Volatility Strategist
Jason MacArthur, CFA
Volatility Strategist
Michael Staw
Volatility Strategist
Peter Rothschild, PhD
Volatility Strategist


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We offer advice and Separately Managed Accounts to Hedge Funds, Mutual Funds, Exchange Traded Funds, and Family Offices. Whether your investments already includes volatility exposure, or you are looking to add a volatility sleeve, Invest In Vol can help you improve your risk adjusted returns or deliver you a low maintenance, simply packaged volatility solution.


We also offer our volatility strategies directly to individual investors in all US states as well as most countries across the globe. We typically require a minimum investment of $50,000 and all account types including retirement accounts are accommodated.


We offer Separately Managed Accounts to fellow advisors to give their clients access to volatility specialists who can answer complex questions and help develop client understanding of volatility investing. We are also able to provide overlay accounts that add volatility returns to existing portfolio allocations. Our fees are tailorable to meet your existing fee structure.



Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal and fluctuation of value. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Carefully consider the investment objectives, risk factors, charges and expenses before investing. Invest In Vol, LLC is the investment advisor for the separately managed accounts (SMAs) and advisory services; it provides investment advisory services to clients and does not sell securities. For a more complete disclosure & definitions click here. For a more complete description of our business, Form ADV 2A, and accompanying brochures, click here.

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