W FINANCIAL ENGINEERING. DINAMIC. HEDGING. MANAGING. VANILLA AND . EXOTIC OPTIONS. Nassim Taleh. Page 2. Page 3. Page 4. Page 5. Page 6. Dynamic Hedging: Managing Vanilla and Exotic Options John Wiley & Sons, Jan 14, – Business & Economics – pages . Wiley finance editions. As the pace of change in financial markets and instruments quickens, Wiley Finance continues to Dynamic Hedging: Managing Vanilla and Exotic Options.
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wlley The redundant sentences bounce off of each other without forming a coherent picture of anything but Taleb’s ego. It is instrumental for both beginning and experiencedtraders. Instead, he chose to demonize his own kind in order to stand even farther apart.
Dynamic Hedging is an indispensable and definitive manwging for market makers, academics, finance students, risk managers, and regulators. Though this book is quite poorly written, I understand that his others which I’ve not read are better, and his public remarks seem to indicate that he has a much better than average grip on the statistical realities of the market.
In many ways, his is worse. Vainlla path dependence of all options hedged dynamically. Somewhat complex and not for the everyday investor The ninth circle of hell is about betrayalheedging these gentlemen have repeatedly run roughshod over the very people who would be their biggest champions: Jovany Agathe rated it it was ok Feb 07, The book contains modules in which the fundamental mathematics of derivatives, such as the Brownian motion, Ito’s lemma, the numeraire paradox, the Girsanov change of measure, and the Feynman-Kac solution are presented in intuitive practitioner’s language.
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A Flnance Case Study. It provides a real-world methodology for managing portfolios containing nanaging nonlinear security. As a larger share of market exposure cannot be properly captured by mathematical models, noted option arbitrageur Nassim Taleb uniquely covers both on-model and off-model derivatives risks. High Performance Options Trading: In hfdging to his trader life, Taleb has also written, as a backup of the Incerto, more than 50 scholarly papers in wilej physics, statistics, philosophy, ethics, economics, international affairs, and quantitative finance, all around the notion of risk and probability.
Read, highlight, managung take notes, dynamci web, tablet, and phone. To those remaining, this is rightly regarded as essential reading. It presents risks from the vantage point of the option market maker and arbitrage operator. The structure of the book jumps over the place, but mainly Taleb is focused on options, volatility, and exotics. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Market dynamics viewed from the practitioner’s vantage point,including liquidity holes, portfolio insurance, squeezes, fattails, volatility surface, GARCH, curve evolution, static optionreplication, correlation instability, Pareto-Levy, regime shifts,autocorrelation of price changes, and the severe flaws in the valueat risk method.
It presents risks from thevantage point of the option market maker and arbitrage operator. Dec 24, Joel rated it it was ok Shelves: For example, dynamci makes some good points on managing option greeks. Taleb began his financial mathematics career in several of New York City’s Wall Street firms before becoming a scholar in the epistemology of chance events, randomness, and the unknown.
Other books are probably better introductions. Wendy Yu rated it it was amazing Nov 23, Still, the amount of intuition garnered about how to deal with, or even think about such things contained in Dynamic Hedging is tiny compared with, for example, the books by Sheldon Natenberg or Lawrence G. I know that, for some bizarre reason, this book became almost a ‘classic’ among option traders why???
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A little technical in parts. The thing is, Nassim Taleb is a very smart guy the jury is totally out on Wilmott. He says in the preface that he “clambered up to my attic where, during 6 hedgig months, I spent 14 hours a day, 7 days a week immersed in probability at a Ph.
Lookback and Asian Options. However, I opened this book again many years later, after I had been working as a practitioner on a trading floor for many years, and found most of it utter nonsense. Bruce rated it it was amazing Dec 19, But there comes a time where you have to overcome difficulties if you really want to learn.
This book will be of zero interest to anyone not involved in the securities trading industry and of small interest still to those not involved with derivatives. The Volatility Course, Workbook: Learn more about WileyTrading. The only thing that is optons is that he believes himself to be above all of them.
That rare find, a book of great practical and theoretical value. The generalized option, which encompasses all instruments withconvex payoff, including a trader’s potential bonus. It is instrumental for both beginning and experienced traders.
Lincoln Edwards rated it really liked it Mar 02, As a xnd share of market exposure cannot be properly captured by mathematical models, noted option arbitrageur Nassim Taleb uniquely covers both on-model and off-model derivatives risks.
Note that the ” at a Ph. Taleb’s book is one of the best at teaching derivatives concepts by heuristics rather than pedagogy; while the latter is important, the former is indispensable.
New tools to detect risks, such as higher moment analysis, topography exposure, and nonparametric techniques. The definitive optjons on options trading optlons risk management “If pricing is a science and hedging is an art, Taleb is a virtuoso.