Defensive Equities and Commodities

Trends, opportunities and strategies

21 Oct 2020

Presented by Pete Clarke, Spyros Mesomeris and Virat Agarwal

Topics of focus:

  • Dislocations in global equity volatility
  • Persistence of volatility risk premium in equity options
  • Using short put strategies as a defensive alternative to outright long equity – when does it make most sense?
  • Key opportunities offered by UBS Defensive Equity solutions and their implementation
  • Concepts and features behind the UBS Defensive Equity and Commodities Carry products