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Volatility in the capital markets

state-of-the-art techniques for modeling, managing, and trading volatility

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Published by Glenlake Pub., Fitzroy Dearborn in Chicago, Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capital market -- Mathematical models.,
  • Options (Finance) -- Mathematical models.,
  • Chaotic behavior in systems.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesState-of-the-art techniques for modeling, managing, and trading volatility.
    StatementIsrael Nelken, editor.
    ContributionsNelken, Israel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG4523 .V65 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3318233M
    ISBN 101884964737, 1888998059
    LC Control Number2004268506

      The volatility of financial markets When contemplating the history of capital markets, we are bound to wonder whether we are really entering a time of novelty and unprecedented innovation. On the contrary, we feel tempted to quote Solomon's words: There is nothing new under the sun. Pre-industrial ages have known inflation, deflation and.   On both those counts, this is a market that requires equanimity; there is this bout of volatility and you control your behaviour in a manner that you can pass through rough seas in the best possible fashion. If you are in equities and there is volatility in the markets then in this period staying calm will do you good.

      The spike in volatility across financial markets due to the coronavirus pandemic has sparked a surge in the use of exchange traded funds by market makers and .   The volatility of stocks has generally gone down over time. Q: Is there typically a hangover effect after a period of high volatility? There certainly can be a hangover effect, but capital markets straighten it out much faster than, say, labor markets.

    Book Finance Capital Markets Financial Management and Investment Management Fabozzi.   Abstract. We examine long memory volatility in the cross-section of stock returns. We show that long memory volatility is widespread in the United States and that the degree of memory can be related to firm characteristics, such as market capitalization, book Cited by: 1.


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