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### Fitting model between security price and intraday volatility

I'm trying to construct a model which shows how much the closing price of a security ($P_t$) differs from the VWAP of that security on that day ($VWAP_t$). I'm calling this measure the "VWAP ...
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### How the vwap band is defined?

https://www.prorealcode.com/prorealtime-indicators/vwap-bands/ https://www.investopedia.com/terms/v/vwap.asp I don't see a clear definition of the vwap bands. There can be several reasonable ways to ...
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### Modelling VWAP Slippage with HFT data

I heard that VWAP slippage (relative difference between the VWAP and the initial mid-price, $\varepsilon \ . \ \frac{P_{VWAP}-P_{arrival}}{P_{arrival}}$ with $\varepsilon = +1 \ or \ -1$ the trade ...
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VWAP is a ratio of the cumulative value (price ($p$) times volume ($q$)) traded in a stock, divided by total traded volume during the day: $$\frac{\sum{q \times p}}{\sum{q}}$$ Does the volume ...
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### Can you reduce the amount of VWAP sale by initiating a VWAP buy against it?

Outright cancelling the VWAP sale order and resubmitting a new order would result in a VWAP "price" that is very different from the theoretical VWAP. Could this be used to get a closer VWAP price ...
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### Understanding VWAP and DMA in EMSX Bloomberg

I'm trying to better understand the difference between the VWAP and DMA Strategies in Bloomberg through the EMSX function. As far as I understand is putting orders in Direct market access(DMA) a way ...
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### Explanation of VWAP

I have some questions on VWAP(volume weighted average price): 1) I understand that it gives the average trade price of an asset for a specific time period but why is it beneficial to know this when ...
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### Investment Bank VWAP Execution ranking

Is there a ranking of Investment Banks institutional VWAP execution algorithms anywhere (who beats the benchmark price most consistently and by how much)? Thanks
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### Do you know any data source for historical VWAP data?

I am looking for historical VWAP pricing data for north american equities. I haven't been able to find a free/cheap data source. Do you guys know of one ? Also, is there a way to proxy for an equities ...
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### options pricing using vwap

This is a question about why options prices do not take volume into account. The popular option valuation formula "black-scholes" certainly does not account for this and I don't suggest that it does. ...
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