In this paper, Magnus Wobben, Tilman Huhne, Yuri Ivanov and Sebastian Hanneken examine the impact of market incompleteness on the valuation of gas storage contracts. In contrast to prior research, their...
Basis risk continues to worry pension funds, consultants say, despite the latest attempt by Deutsche Bank to create a flexible index-based longevity hedge
More energy importing countries are in talks about hedging fuel purchases after Morocco’s sovereign hedging deal, say bankers
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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Falling over-the-counter energy volumes in Europe and the US push liquidity to top of risk management agenda
Regulator introduces new risk monitor to scrutinise market risks and act as early-warning indicator
We present an alternative approach to hedging in incomplete markets. A corresponding alternative risk-minimization algorithm that identifies an optimal hedging portfolio consistent with initial capital and an investor-chosen risk criterion is developed....
The global financial crisis of 2007-8 illustrated the shortcomings of several modeling approaches in a dramatic fashion. Chief among these shortcomings are the bond-like pricing of tranches of collateralized debt obligations, the inadequate estimation...
A conservative yet flexible jet fuel hedging programme has proven successful for Etihad
Derivatives pricing and expected exposure models must be backtested as a basic regulatory requirement. But what does this mean exactly, and how can it be used to reserve against model risk? Lee Jackson introduces a general backtesting framework for market-calibrated...
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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