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On Pricing and Hedging the No-Negative-Equity Guarantee in Equity Release Mechanisms

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  • Johnny Siu-Hang Li
  • Mary R. Hardy
  • Ken Seng Tan
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    In a roll-up mortgage, the borrower receives a loan in the form of a lump sum. The loan is rolled up with interest until the borrower dies, sells the house, or moves into long-term care permanently. The house is sold at that time, and the proceeds are used to repay the loan and interest. Most roll-up mortgages are sold with a no-negative-equity guarantee (NNEG), which caps the redemption amount at the lesser of the face amount of the loan and the sale proceeds. The core of this study is to develop a framework for pricing and managing the risks of the NNEG. Copyright (c) The Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2009.

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    Article provided by The American Risk and Insurance Association in its journal Journal of Risk and Insurance.

    Volume (Year): 77 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 2 ()
    Pages: 499-522

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    Handle: RePEc:bla:jrinsu:v:77:y:2010:i:2:p:499-522

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    Cited by:
    1. Yang, Sharon S. & Wang, Chou-Wen, 2013. "Pricing and securitization of multi-country longevity risk with mortality dependence," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 52(2), pages 157-169.
    2. Lee, Yung-Tsung & Wang, Chou-Wen & Huang, Hong-Chih, 2012. "On the valuation of reverse mortgages with regular tenure payments," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 51(2), pages 430-441.

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