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IAM612 - Financial Modeling With Jump Processes

Credit: 3(3-0); ECTS: 8.0
Instructor(s): Consent of IAM
Prerequisites: Consent of Instructor(s)

Course Catalogue Description

Lévy processes. Building Lévy processes. Multidimensional models with jumps. Simulation of Lévy processes. Option pricing with jumps: Stochastic calculus for jump processes, measure transformations for Lévy processes, pricing and hedging in complete markets, risk-neutral modeling with exponential Lévy processes. Integro-differential equations and numerical methods. Inverse problems and model calibration.

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Course Learning Outcomes

Tentative (Weekly) Outline

Levy processes. Building Levy processes. Multidimensional models with jumps. Simulation of Levy processes. Option pricing with jumps: Stochastic calculus for jump processes, measure transformations for Lévy processes, pricing and hedging in complete markets, risk-neutral modeling with exponential Levy processes. Integro-differential equations and numerical methods. Inverse problems and model calibration.

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