Risk: Asia-specific Vix indexes fail to ignite market interest.
The title pretty much says it all, that outside US and VSTOXX on Eurex volatility futures have not taken off. Will this change now since CBOE introduced (almost) 24-hour trading in VIX futures? Will arbitrageurs add liquidity to Asian products, or will Asian hedgers flock to VIX to manage risk? Only time will tell.