Explicit formulas for the minimal variance hedging strategy in a martingale case
We explicitly compute the optimal strategy in discrete time for a European option and the variance of the corresponding hedging error under the hypothesis that the underlying is a martingale following a Geometric Brownian motion.
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Volume (Year): 33 (2010)
Issue (Month): 1 (May)
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