Portfolio Separation Properties of the Skew-Elliptical Distributions
AbstractThe two fund separation property of the elliptical distributions is extended to the skew-elliptical and by adding a number of funds equalling the rank of the skewness matrix. Some elements of the generalization to singular extended skew-elliptical distributions are covered.
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Length: 4 pages
Date of creation: 01 Feb 2011
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Publication status: Published as Framstad, Nils, 'Portfolio Separation Properties of the Skew-Elliptical Distributions' in Statistics & Probability Letters, 2011, pages 1862-1866.
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Portfolio separation; mutual fund theorem; stochastic dominance; singular extended skew-elliptical distributions;
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- Cass, David & Stiglitz, Joseph E., 1970. "The structure of investor preferences and asset returns, and separability in portfolio allocation: A contribution to the pure theory of mutual funds," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 2(2), pages 122-160, June.
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