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Improved Frechet bounds and model-free pricing of multi-asset options

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  • Peter Tankov

    (CMAP, Ecole Polytechnique)

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Improved bounds on the copula of a bivariate random vector are computed when partial information is available, such as the values of the copula on a given subset of $[0,1]^2$, or the value of a functional of the copula, monotone with respect to the concordance order. These results are then used to compute model-free bounds on the prices of two-asset options which make use of extra information about the dependence structure, such as the price of another two-asset option.

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  • Peter Tankov, 2010. "Improved Frechet bounds and model-free pricing of multi-asset options," Papers 1004.4153, arXiv.org, revised Mar 2011.
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    1. David Hobson & Peter Laurence & Tai-Ho Wang, 2005. "Static-arbitrage upper bounds for the prices of basket options," Quantitative Finance, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 5(4), pages 329-342.
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    1. Bernard, Carole & Vanduffel, Steven, 2015. "A new approach to assessing model risk in high dimensions," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 166-178.
    2. Daniel Bartl & Michael Kupper & Thibaut Lux & Antonis Papapantoleon, 2017. "Sharpness of improved Fr\'echet-Hoeffding bounds: an optimal transport approach," Papers 1709.00641, arXiv.org.
    3. Durante Fabrizio & Fernández-Sánchez Juan & Trutschnig Wolfgang, 2014. "Solution to an open problem about a transformation on the space of copulas," Dependence Modeling, De Gruyter Open, vol. 2(1), pages 1-8, November.
    4. Tavin, Bertrand, 2015. "Detection of arbitrage in a market with multi-asset derivatives and known risk-neutral marginals," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 53(C), pages 158-178.
    5. Bernard, Carole & Jiang, Xiao & Wang, Ruodu, 2014. "Risk aggregation with dependence uncertainty," Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Elsevier, vol. 54(C), pages 93-108.
    6. Thibaut Lux & Antonis Papapantoleon, 2016. "Improved Fr\'echet$-$Hoeffding bounds on $d$-copulas and applications in model-free finance," Papers 1602.08894, arXiv.org, revised Jun 2017.
    7. Thibaut Lux & Antonis Papapantoleon, 2016. "Model-free bounds on Value-at-Risk using partial dependence information," Papers 1610.09734, arXiv.org, revised Jun 2017.

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