Essays about: "Asset allocation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the words Asset allocation.

  1. 1. A Utility Approach: Strategy Analysis and Optimization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Magnús Ólafur Sigurdsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Utility optimization; Portfolio analysis; Dynamic programming; Bellman equation.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Utility theory and Monte Carlo simulations are used to calculate optimal allocation for long term as well as, risk averse investors with a portfolio consisting of one risky asset and one risk-free bank account. The problems solved in this thesis are divided into two types, static and dynamic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Online intra-day portfolio optimization using regime based models

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Sara Hafström Fremlin; [2019]
    Keywords : Multi-period portfolio selection; Model predictive control; Hidden Markov model; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : In this thesis model predictive control (MPC) is used to dynamically optimize a portfolio where the data is sampled every 5 minutes. Previous research has shown how MPC optimization applied to daily sampled financial data can generate a portfolio that exceeds the value of standard portfolio strategies such as Strategic asset allocation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Measuring the impact of strategic and tactic allocation for managed futures portfolios

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik; KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Alva Engström; Filippa Frithz; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The optimal asset allocation is an ever current matter for investment managers. This thesis aims to investigate the impact of risk parity and target volatility on the Sharpe ratio of a portfolio consisting of futures contracts on equity indices and bonds during the period 2000-2018. READ MORE

  4. 4. Break Point Detection for Strategic Asset Allocation

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Erika Madebrink; [2019]
    Keywords : Strategic asset allocation; Bayesian; reversible jump; Markov chain Monte Carlo; regime switching;

    Abstract : This paper focuses on how to improve strategic asset allocation in practice. Strategic asset allocation is perhaps the most fundamental issue in portfolio management and it has been thoroughly discussed in previous research. We take our starting point in the traditional work of Markowitz within portfolio optimization. READ MORE

  5. 5. Alternative Methods of Estimating Investor´s Risk Appetite

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Felix Kuritzén; [2019]
    Keywords : Risk appetite; Riskaptit;

    Abstract : In this thesis three risk appetite indexes are derived and measured from the beginning of 2006 to the end of the first quarter in 2019. One of the risk appetite indexes relies on annualized returns and volatilities from risky and safe assets while the others relies on subjective and risk neutral probability distributions. READ MORE