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VIX manipulation could be the next LIBOR scandal

Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre and Alexis Christoforous break down allegations of the VIX 'fear index' using S&P 500 option quotes, which the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is now reportedly investigating.

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Regulator Looks Into Alleged Manipulation of VIX, Wall Street’s ‘Fear Index’ - WSJ

Regulators Open Probe After Whistleblower Exposes ‘Rampant Manipulation Of VIX’ | Zero Hedge

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Is VIX Manipulated or Hedged? - Bloomberg