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Modelos Estocásticos para el Precio Spot y del Futuro de Commodities con Alta Volatilidad y Reversión a la Media

  • Víctor Manuel García de la Vega


    (FINALITICA, S.A. de C.V)

  • Antonio Ruiz Porras


    (Universidad de Guadalajara)

The pricing of commodity derivatives requires that the underlying asset be modeled with mean reversion and high volatility. We develop closed form formulas to price the spot of a commodity, futures and call options on the spot and on commodity futures in the real world and under risk neutrality, by using a one factor model

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Article provided by Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Ciudad de México in its journal Revista de Administración, Finanzas y Economía (Journal of Management, Finance and Economics).

Volume (Year): 3 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 ()
Pages: 1-24

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