We are volatility professionals with 50 years combined experience in building, testing, and trading volatility products and strategies. We consult on all aspects of the volatility and Exchange Traded Product (ETP) landscape from using VIX futures, options, and ETPs to designing and launching complex variance products, funds, and strategies.


Whether you need an hour on the phone, or several months of our time, we can help you understand the equity volatility and ETP landscape in ways few others can.


Vance Harwood
Six Figure Investing
Stuart Barton, PhD, CFA

Invest In Vol

Justin Young

Invest In Vol


Index Construction
Risk Analysis
Strategy Backtesting
Hedge Fund Set-Up
ETF Design
Performance Analysis
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*The Invest in Vol Smart Vol Strategy was ranked number one in the Stock Index category, number two in the Systematic Traders category, and number two in the Short Term category BarclayHedge for 2020. Managers are ranked and nominated for awards based on quantitative data collected and analyzed by BarclayHedge for various award categories. Invest In Vol does not pay BarclayHedge for inclusion in rankings or nominations. Past account performance is not indicative of future results and individual account performance may vary. BarclayHedge makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding the adequacy, accuracy or completeness of any information used in its rankings. No award should be construed by clients or prospective clients as a guarantee that they will experience a certain level of performance if engaged or continue to be engaged, nor should they be construed as a current or past endorsement of Invest In Vol by any of its clients. A more complete disclosure is available here:

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