"Kill The Quants..." Before They Kill You

Zero Hedge -

Zero Hedge—Authored by Doug Kass via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, * Friday was likely the day the short volatility trade died * A massive regulatory overhaul is needed to counter the destabilizing influence of strategies and exchange traded products that have overwhelmed our markets For years I have warned about the explosion in popularity (and listings) of ETFs (which now outnumber the number of publicly traded companies) and ETNs – in an oft repeated column entitled…”Kill The Quants Before They Kill...