Tail Risk Boom

> The latest article in the Times on Tail Risk Protection is continuing evidence of how Taleb’s popularity is driving a boom/bubble in Tail Risk protection. But sellers of tail risk looking to exploit this bubble may find the process difficult because of the need to put up so much collateral. Even Buffet who made a killing selling long dated put options has to get out of it because of the demands to put up excessive collateral.
> > http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/04/20/the-challenges-in-hedging-tail-risk/
> > More articles on the Tail Risk Boom here;
> http://cginsights.posterous.com/?tag=tailriskboom
> > >

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