FX options and smile risk

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Wiley , Hoboken, N.J
StatementAntonio Castagna
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LC ClassificationsHG3853 .C37 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24462046M
ISBN 139780470754191
LC Control Number2009036554

"The next generation FX Options book has arrived: Antonio Castagna has written up many years of his practical experience at the trading floor of Banca IMI. It is a valuable collection of key ideas concerning the FX smile surface and hedging of first generation exotics. I am very please Antonio took time to share his intuitive insights."Cited by:   The FX options market represents one of the most liquid and strongly competitive markets in the world, and features many technical subtleties that can seriously harm the uninformed and unaware trader.

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Practical issues in FX options and smile risk FX Options and Smile Risk takes readers through the main technicalities of the FX spot and options markets, helping them develop practical trading skills that will enable them to run an FX options book in the real world. It describes how to build FX volatility surfaces in robust and consistent ways /5(6).

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The FX options market represents one of the most liquid and strongly competitive markets in the world, and features many technical subtleties that can seriously harm the uninformed and unaware trader. This book is a unique guide to running an FX options book from the market maker perspective.

Striking a balance between mathematical rigour and. The FX options market represents one of the most liquid and strongly competitive markets in the world, and features many technical subtleties that can seriously harm the uninformed and unaware trader. This book is a unique guide to running an FX options book from the market maker perspective.

Striking a balance between mathematical rigour and market Author: Antonio Castagna. "The next generation FX Options book has arrived: Antonio Castagna has written up many years of his practical experience at the trading floor of Banca IMI.

It is a valuable collection of key ideas concerning the FX smile surface and hedging of first generation exotics. I am very please Antonio took time to share his intuitive insights."Reviews: 3.

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Vannikelton. Download PDF FX Options And Smile Risk eBook. Utek [Popular] FX Options and Smile Risk. and Scholes ()). The volatility smile is the crucial input into pricing and risk management procedures since it is used to price vanilla, as well as exotic option books. In the FX OTC derivative market the volatility smile is not directly observable, as opposed to the equity markets, where strike-price or strike-volatility pairs can be.

What truly stands out in this book is the way that it describes in an easy-to-read, step-by-step manner, the world of currency options and risk management in an intuitive, yet rigorous manner. FX sales people, traders, risk managers, analysts and students of the foreign exchange market will want to own this book." Michael R.

Rosenberg. Starting with the basic conventions related to the main FX deals and the basic traded structures of FX options, the book gradually introduces the main tools to cope with the FX volatility risk. It then goes on to review the main concepts of option pricing theory and their application within a Black-Scholes economy and a stochastic volatility.

Wiley, p. ISBN The FX options market represents one of the most liquid and strongly competitive markets in the world, and features many technical subtleties that can seriously harm the uninformed and unaware trader.

This book is a unique guide to running an FX options. FX Options and Smile Risk, Libro in Inglese di Castagna. Spedizione gratuita per ordini superiori a 25 euro. Acquistalo su. Pubblicato da John Wiley & Sons, Now that we have talked about the theoretical underpinnings of a portfolio approach to managing an FX options trading book, let’s put it all together and, as you may be used to by now, kick it up a notch to the next level of complexity.

The first sections of this chapter will repeat elements of Chapter 9 but from a more practical perspective. smile.

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The volatility smile is the crucial object in pricing and risk management pro-cedures since it is used to price vanilla, as well as exotic option books. Market par-ticipants entering the FX OTC derivative market are confronted with the fact that the volatility smile is usually not directly observable in the market.

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In FX markets, vanilla option prices are commonly quoted via an at-the-money straddle volatility together with quotes for delta and delta risk reversals respectively strangles with expiry. Get this from a library. FX options and smile risk. [Antonio Castagna] -- "This book is a unique guide to running an FX options book from a market maker perspective.

Striking a balance between mathematical rigour and market practice and written by experienced practitioner. FX Options and Smile Risk (The Wiley Finance Series) - Kindle edition by Castagna, Antonio. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading FX Options and Smile Risk (The Wiley Finance Series).4/5(4).

Vanilla Options Structures. Spreads, straddles, strangles, risk reversals, and other structures; The risk characteristics of different structures and their relative merits for hedging or speculation; Scenario analysis; Workshop: Managing FX Risk using a Risk Reversal – Assess an FX risk position.

Devise and explain a vanilla structure hedge. FX Smile Modelling 9 September September 9, Contents 1 FX Implied Volatility1 spreads are rather narrow in liquid FX options markets, it is preferred to exactly t the given input volatilities. published in Foreign Exchange Risk, Risk Books, [3]Rebonato, R., Volatility and Correlation, Wiley, The volatility smile is explained next with the help of various diagrams.

Finally, scenario hedging and its relationship with Vanna–Volga hedging are examined with the help of various functions. FX Options and Smile Risk. A volatility smile is a u-shaped pattern that develops when an option’s implied volatility is plotted against varying strike prices. The volatility smile does not apply to all options.

This book is a unique guide to running an FX options book from the market maker perspective.

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Striking a balance between mathematical rigour and market practice and written by experienced practitioner Antonio Castagna, the book shows readers how to correctly build an entire volatility surface from the market prices of the main : $ FX Options and Volatility Smile Commercial Content.

If you are interested in FX options market making and risk management, you may find useful my book just published by Wiley. Get this from a library. FX options and smile risk. [Antonio Castagna] -- The FX options market represents one of the most liquid and strongly competitive markets in the world, and features many technical subtleties that can seriously harm the uninformed and unaware.

The volatility smile is the crucial object in pricing and risk management procedures since it is used to price vanilla, as well as exotic option books. Market participants entering the FX OTC derivative market are confronted with the fact that the volatility smile is usually not directly observable in the market.

Foreign Exchange options and the Volatility Smile1 Reimer Beneder and Marije Elkenbracht-Huizing Companies and institutions increasingly use options to reduce their currency risk. The volatility smile is a cru-cial phenomenon in the valuation of these options.

For banks the volatility smile is an important research topic. The FX options industry has correspondingly shown great innovation in this class of products and in the models that are used to value and risk-manage them. FX structured products commonly include barrier features, and in order to analyse the effects that these features have on the overall structured product, it is essential first to understand.In Chapters 4 and 5, we explored the theory and mathematics behind the most basic FX instruments, the environment and dynamics that drive the people involved in FX trading.

We hopefully provided a sense of how all this is changing. For the next four chapters, we will go to the heart of the book, and look at FX options. Abstract. This paper provides a number of relevant guidelines to build a consistent Volatility Smile accounting for the FX market conventions.

This consistency is understood as fitting a model which is able to price vanilla options across all possible strikes given the knowledge of a few market structures.