Historical Daily CBOE Volatility Index VIX Futures Data VX (VIX)
CBOE Volatility Index VIX Contract Specs:
|CBOE Volatility Index VIX (VX)|
|AKA:||CBOE Volatility Index VIX|
|Exchange Name:||CBOE Futures Exchange|
|Bloomberg Symbol:||UXA Index|
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Purchase CBOE Volatility Index VIX Futures Data VX (VIX) from PortaraCQG. Our tailored service includes your format options. ALL data is created for you by a qualified trader. We provide expert guidance if you are unsure. we will email you when your purchase has completed with roll/format options to choose from.
VX (VIX) Historic Futures Data: Available
|Data Type||Start Date||End Date||Size||Sample Data|
|Daily:||2004 Mar 26||Current||< 50 KB||Download|
|Intraday:||2004 Mar 26||Current||< 10 MB||Download|
|Tick - Trades Only:||2004 Mar 29||Current||5.4 GB||Download|
|Tick - Level 1:||2004 Mar 26||Current||187.6 GB||Download|
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Learn the Basic Components of the Forex Market
Before analyzing historical forex data, it’s important to understand the basic components of the forex market. Currency pairs help you measure one currency against another, and can provide an indication of potential movement. Depending on the pairing, currencies may be positively correlated, meaning they move in sync with each other; negatively correlated, meaning they move opposite from each other; or unrelated to each other. By understanding these relationships, traders can make better-informed decisions when trading in the markets.
Understand Historical Data to Improve Trading Results
Examining historical forex data can be a great help in predicting future trends. By analyzing historic data, traders can look for patterns, identify correlations and evaluate the outcome of certain behaviors. Comparing different datasets can also be helpful in uncovering new opportunities and improving trading results. However, it’s important to remember that past performance doesn’t guarantee future success – what worked before may not work today.
Use Technical Analysis to Make an Informed Decision
Technical analysis is the process of using data from past prices and rates in order to make informed trading decisions. It’s important to pay attention not just to the current data but also look at the longer-term trends that may be invisible when simply looking at short-term movements. Look for reliable indicators of trends such as charts, moving averages and Fibonacci retracements. This can give you better insight into price movements and allow you to anticipate future movements accurately.
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Where To Find Historical Forex Data
Historical forex data can be purchased from Portara. We provide daily, intraday and tick forex data to quants, traders, CTA’s, portfolio managers and hedge funds. You can browse our full collection of historical forex data by following one of the links below:
Format Details for CBOE Volatility Index VIX VX (VIX)
Alternative CBOE Volatility Index VIX Symbology:
Other companies can refer to the CBOE Volatility Index VIX symbols by the following symbol names: VX VIX UXA Index.
Portara and CQG provide historical intraday futures data to CTAs, hedge funds, portfolio managers, quants and traders and institutions.
Portara's Main Data Products
CBOE Volatility Index VIX futures data can be split into four main headings:
- Daily data - which includes either the last price or the settlement
- Intraday data – which includes trade volume
- Tick data – Trades Only - which includes only trades
- Tick data Level 1 - which includes the trades, the bid, the ask and the settle
Purchase Individual or Continuous form Data
You can purchase historical intraday VX / VIX futures data as individual contracts or in a continuous form.
Continuous 1 minute VX / VIX futures data can be formatted into back-adjusted, forward-adjusted, ratio adjusted and zero adjusted series. Portara can create bespoke rules for each futures VX contract based on volume, open interest, tick size and calendar date variations. Control delivery month combinations, timezone settings and timestamps that follow exchange or local time globally for any location.
World's Only Data Supplier with FIVE DAILY Data Points
Portara’s standard CBOE Volatility Index VIX daily futures data is made up of five data points – open, high, low, last-price and settle. Simply choose to have the daily close based on the last price or the settle depending on whether you wish follow extended sessions or just the day session.
VIX Data Granularity
Portara’s CBOE Volatility Index VIX intraday futures data is supplied as default in 1-minute bar. However, you may also choose other bar granularities such as 2 minute bar, 3 minute bar, 5 minute bar, 10 minute bar, 15 minute bar, 30 minute bar, hourly bar etc. You can also have us extract daily CBOE Volatility Index VIX data straight from the intraday database. In this case, you would choose the session (even if you need to cross midnight) and we can supply the custom CBOE Volatility Index VIX daily futures data between only between the custom session markers you choose.
Portara provides VIX futures tick data in ‘Trades Only’ form or as ‘Level 1’ tick data, which includes the bids and asks. Download the tick data samples above. Our default format timestamp is to the millisecond. CBOE Volatility Index VIX tick data includes price, the trade volume, and other trade indicators such as bid, ask, trade and settle.
Remember to compare the file size of trades only data to level 1 tick data as they can vary by factors of 10 to 100 fold. If you have questions simply email us and one of our technicians will guide you.
All of our historical data is updated on a daily basis up to four times per day based on your subscription level, at the end of the Asian, European, Early US and Globex session. Portara’s enterprise software solution provides timely updates to your data, along with compression, roll and custom formatting features on CQG deep history databases. Historical CBOE Volatility Index VIX data updates are ready around half an hour after markets close. No exchange fees or other CQG products are necessary.
Portara's Catalogue of Historical CBOE Volatility Index VIX Futures Data VIX
You can view other futures, forex, ETFs and fixed income symbols and commodities from the Historical Intraday Data Download Table. If you are looking for derivatives of the CBOE Volatility Index VIX or any other historical data types such as daily or tick, you can visit the other download tables here:
- Historical Daily Data Download Table
- Historical Intraday Data Download Table
- Historical Tick - Trades Only Data Download Table
- Historical Tick - Level 1 Data Download Table
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