(5:50) Equity index put option writing strategies can provide equity-like rates of return with significantly lower volatility. It is attractive not only in the current market environment, but as a structurally lower beta, higher risk-adjusted return, long-term portfolio allocation.

In this short video, Doug Kramer, Co-Head of Quantitative and Multi-Asset Class Investments, explains the application, mechanics, attributes and common misperceptions of a PutWrite strategy.