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comment What happens when bond price is less than the recovery rate
Sam, here is a related question that might be also of interest: quant.stackexchange.com/questions/8483/…
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comment Call option on a Mutual Fund
Thanks again Brian. You are of course right regarding the hedging vs replication strategy. I have just one last question, but it is a bit long for a comment, I will update the original question.
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comment Call option on a Mutual Fund
Second comment: If I use the real-world distribution, and the price of risk is modeled as $\frac{\mu-r_f}{\sigma}$ in a GBM framework, could you please elaborate how this choice revert to the Black-Scholes formula with a risk-free rate $r_f$ drift. I think I am missing something here.
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comment Call option on a Mutual Fund
Thanks Brian, just two comments: First, since the option is a European call, the hedging strategy will require having a non-negative amount of underlying units in the portfolio. Therefore the no shorting constrain may have limited effect on the hedge. In addition, the fund has daily NAV and units can be bought/sell daily. Do you think this is enough to argue that a drift $r_f$ is more appropriate in this case?
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comment Algorithmical replication of a profit and loss function using different options
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comment Implied dividend estimation
Hi Algos, thanks for your comment. So, if I already have an appropriate discount rate, could I just use the proposed approach to recover the implied dividends from dividend futures? Or are there any other factors / adjustments that I might be missing?