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  • n. Plural form of volatility.

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  • And these short-term volatilities, sort of qualification, is not for the World Trade Organization, but for the International Monetary Fund.

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  • Historical implied and realized long term volatilities Significant pickup in long term implied and realized volatilities 40 1550 10Y Implied 10Y Rel-Vol 35 1450 SPX 1350 30 1250

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  • According to Asness, it depends in no small part on investor expectations of relative volatilities, which is impossible to predict.

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  • As a stock's actual and implied volatilities decline, so do options prices.

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  • The China Foreign Exchange Trade System, the central bank division that oversees China's foreign-exchange market, said Thursday that it will publish average implied volatilities at 08:15 GMT each trading day.

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  • Implied currency volatilities are a measure of how much the market expects a spot exchange rate to move over a coming period, based on option prices.

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  • "With the exception of Swiss franc-related pairs, we didn't see spreads and implied volatilities back at Lehman levels," said Troy Rohrbaugh , global head of foreign exchange at J.P. Morgan, referring to the period in the autumn of 2008 when U.S. investment bank Lehman Brothers collapsed.

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  • Mr. Wang added the company is confident that it will overcome short-term market volatilities and meet its 2011 performance targets, including the full-year contracted sales target of 30 billion yuan $4.70 billion.

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  • In comparison, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. uses a shorter time frame that is "weighted to give greater importance to more recent observations and reflect current asset volatilities," according to a securities filing.

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  • Higher volatilities means bigger profits for foreign exchange traders.

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