Hedge Funds shorted more than $200B worth of securities YTD; Margin calls on the horizon?

Hedge Funds have been selling stocks and have started covering their short positions to reduce risk in the current market condition. The equity market’s volatility index has begun to climb up, thanks to Omicron virus fears in early 2022, rising interest rates, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, and fluctuating commodity prices. Vix’s volatility index has almost … Continue reading Hedge Funds shorted more than $200B worth of securities YTD; Margin calls on the horizon?