When collateral can be posted in multiple currencies, pricing even the simplest derivatives involves optionality, which is often tackled numerically. But by conditioning on a risk factor to make variables...
We consider the Delta-hedging strategy for a vanilla option under discrete hedging and transaction costs. Assuming that the option is Delta-hedged using the Black-Scholes-Merton model with an implied lognormal...
Welcome to the first issue of the third volume of The Journal of Investment Strategies. In this issue you will find four papers, covering investment performance analysis, alternative investment strategy...
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Welcome to the fourth issue of The Journal of Investment Strategies. This issue completes the first volume and the first year of our publication. We on the editorial board are proud of this achievement and are even more certain than we already were that...
Nobel prize-winner defends his work on portfolio theory, which critics claim has been discredited by the crisis
End-users’ energy and commodities hedging strategies are growing in sophistication as they adopt more complex products and non-traditional tools, says the head of RWE npower’s optimisation desk
Bernard Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison in the Manhattan federal court yesterday.
Optimal Investment Services, the Switzerland-based asset management arm of Banco Santander, has agreed to pay $235 million to the trustee responsible for liquidating Bernard Madoff's investment management firm, Bernard Madoff Investment Securities (BMIS)....
European investment funds are preparing to face tighter regulation in the wake of the Madoff scandal.
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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