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VaR limits for pension funds: an evaluation

  • Solange M. Berstein
  • R�mulo A. Chumacero

Este artículo evalúa los efectos de un límite de Value-at-Risk (VaR) y de límites cuantitativos sobre la selección de cartera en el contexto de un marco de supervisión basada en riesgo (SBR). Se muestran las condiciones bajo las cuales una restricción de VaR es equivalente a restricciones de volatilidad. El artículo también muestra algunas consideraciones que los reguladores debiesen tomar en cuenta al adoptar un marco de SBR..

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Article provided by Taylor & Francis Journals in its journal Quantitative Finance.

Volume (Year): 12 (2012)
Issue (Month): 9 (May)
Pages: 1315-1324

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Handle: RePEc:taf:quantf:v:12:y:2012:i:9:p:1315-1324
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