2016 has been a year full of surprises
Uncertainty is still in investors’ minds.
ETFs that go up when the markets go down
Traditionally there are two: inverse ETFs and Volatility Tracking ETFs (VIX).
BTAL: a traditional, yet protective bet
The index has done very well of giving you a return when the market goes down and can be used as a buy and hold vehicle. You are getting risk protection and not getting the exact difference on the other side.