Numeraire Invariance and application to Option Pricing and Hedging
AbstractThis is a short version of the paper of Exchange Options (2007), concentrating on the principle of numeraire invariance. It emphasizes application to unique pricing in arbitrage-free model, the derivation of hedge ratios and the PDE when price ratios are diffusions, explicit representations in the multivariate Poisson model, and the role played by homogeneity.
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Date of creation: 14 Feb 2008
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Numeraire invariance; hedging; self-financing trading strategy; predictable representation; unique pricing; arbitrage-free; martingale; homogeneous payoff; Markovian; It\^o's formula; SDE; PDE; geometric Brownian motion; exponential Poisson process;
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- G13 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Contingent Pricing; Futures Pricing
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- NEP-ALL-2008-02-23 (All new papers)
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