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Explicit Representation of the Minimal Variance Portfolio in Markets Driven by Lévy Processes


  • Fred Espen Benth
  • Giulia Di Nunno
  • Arne Løkka
  • Bernt Øksendal
  • Frank Proske


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  • Fred Espen Benth & Giulia Di Nunno & Arne Løkka & Bernt Øksendal & Frank Proske, 2003. "Explicit Representation of the Minimal Variance Portfolio in Markets Driven by Lévy Processes," Mathematical Finance, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 13(1), pages 55-72.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:mathfi:v:13:y:2003:i:1:p:55-72

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    1. Takuji Arai & Yuto Imai, 2017. "A closed-form representation of mean-variance hedging for additive processes via Malliavin calculus," Papers 1702.07556,, revised Nov 2017.
    2. Ewald, Christian-Oliver & Nawar, Roy & Siu, Tak Kuen, 2013. "Minimal variance hedging of natural gas derivatives in exponential Lévy models: Theory and empirical performance," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 36(C), pages 97-107.
    3. Kristoffer Lindensjo, 2016. "An explicit formula for optimal portfolios in complete Wiener driven markets: a functional It\^o calculus approach," Papers 1610.05018,, revised Dec 2017.
    4. Last, Günter & Penrose, Mathew D., 2011. "Martingale representation for Poisson processes with applications to minimal variance hedging," Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Elsevier, vol. 121(7), pages 1588-1606, July.

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