Essays about: "Equity trading"

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  1. 1. Deep Learning and the Heston Model:Calibration & Hedging

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Oliver Klingberg Malmer; Victor Tisell; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : deep learning; deep hedging; deep calibration; option pricing; stochastic volatilty; Heston model; S P 500 index options; incomplete markets; transaction costs;

    Abstract : The computational speedup of computers has been one of the de ning characteristicsof the 21st century. This has enabled very complex numerical methods for solving existingproblems. As a result, one area that has seen an extraordinary rise in popularity over the lastdecade is what is called deep learning. READ MORE

  2. 2. Do dark pools affect asset price volatility? A Study of the US Equity Market.

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    Author : Sara Andersson; Josefin Johansson; [2019-07-08]
    Keywords : Dark pools; Asset price volatility; US equity market; Alternative trading systems; Dark trading;

    Abstract : Recent years there has been an increased usage of dark pools followed by a rise in interest to study the field. During 2018, 14% of the US equity trading was made in dark pools. It is therefore highly relevant to consider dark pools effect on market qualities such as asset price volatility. READ MORE

  3. 3. Algorithmic Trading and Prediction of Foreign Exchange Rates Based on the Option Expiration Effect

    University essay from KTH/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Sina Mozayyan Esfahani; [2019]
    Keywords : Option expiration effect; option relevance coefficient; algorithmic trading; time series analysis; GARCH-X.; Effekten av optioners förfall; optionsrelevanskoefficient; algoritmisk handel; tidsserieanalys; GARCH-X.;

    Abstract : The equity option expiration effect is a well observed phenomenon and is explained by delta hedge rebalancing and pinning risk, which makes the strike price of an option work as a magnet for the underlying price. The FX option expiration effect has not previously been explored to the same extent. READ MORE

  4. 4. Insider Gains and Extreme Firm Valuation: Investigating Insider Trading in the Context of Firm Valuation in the Swedish Equity Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Oscar Stein; Gustav Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Insider trading; Extreme firm valuation; Insider gains; Asymmetric information;

    Abstract : Information asymmetry driving insider gains is a widely discussed topic in finance academia. However, extreme firm valuation, often applicable to the premature loss-making firms seen in the today's trend of start-ups, has not been investigated in the context of insider trading. READ MORE

  5. 5. With a Preference for Priority: Explaining Variations of Stability and Efficiency in School Choice

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Alexander Andevall Mårtensson; Nils Lager; [2019]
    Keywords : matching theory; market design; allocative efficiency; mechanism design; education and research institutions;

    Abstract : In school choice systems, policy makers try to allocate students in a fair and efficient way. Two mechanisms for allocating students that has been of particular interest for market designers is Deferred Acceptance (DA), which is stable and does not allow for priority violations, and Top Trading Cycles (TTC), which is Pareto efficient but creates justified envy among students. READ MORE