Peter Austing introduces an analytic or semi-analytic valuation of basket options
Local correlation families
Quadratic Gaussian inflation
Perturbing the smile
Repricing the cross smile: an analytic joint density
Market-consistent equity risk premiums
Filling the gaps
Vladimir Piterbarg develops a multi-currency model with foreign exchange skew suitable for valuation and risk management of forex-linked hybrids, in particular power-reverse dual-currency (PRDC) swaps. The emphasis of the article is on model calibration...
In an article published in Risk in September 2004, Lorenzo Bergomi highlighted how traditionalstochastic volatility and jump/Lévy models impose structural constraints on the relationshipbetween the forward skew, the spot/volatility correlation and...
Traditionally, smile models have been assessed according to how well they fit market option prices across strikes and maturities. However, the pricing of most recent exotic structures, such as reverse cliquets or Napoleons, is more dependent on the assumptions...