Flirting with Models

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Category: Risk Management (Page 2 of 11)

Tail Hedging

In this research note we demonstrate that holding to expiration is not a required feature of a successful tail hedging program.

Straddles and Trend Following

A strategy with straddles can be similar to a trend followings strategy and it can highlight the trade off between insurance premiums and deductibles.

One Hedge to Rule Them All

There is no perfect hedge for equity market drops. Rather finding a hedge that pays when you need it and costs little when you don't is the goal.

Diversification with Portable Beta

Looking at the passive and active components of a portable beta strategy can shed insight on how they perform individually and interact with each other.

Payoff Diversification

We explore the 'how' of our what-how-when framework of diversification and demonstrate the idea of "payoff diversification" with rebalancing and momentum.

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