Exotic options [electronic resource] :a guide to second generation options / Peter G. Zhang.
By: Zhang, Peter G.Material type: BookPublisher: Singapore ; New Jersey : World Scientific, c1997Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 675 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9812384960 (electronic bk.); 9789812384966 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Options (Finance) -- Mathematical models | Derivative securities -- Mathematical models | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Investments & Securities -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 332.64/5 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references (p. 659-672) and index.
Description based on print version record.
Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1. From Vanilla Options to Exotic Options; Chapter 2. Option Pricing Methodology; Chapter 3. Vanilla Options; Chapter 4. American Options; Chapter 5. Asian Options; Chapter 6. Approximating Arithmetic Asian Options with Corresponding Geometric Asian Options; Chapter 7. Flexible Arithmetic Asian Options; Chapter 8. Forward-Start Options; Chapter 9. One-Clique Options; Chapter 10. Vanilla Barrier Options; Chapter 11. Exotic Barrier Options; Chapter 12. Lookback Options; Part IV: Correlation/Multiassets Options; Chapter 13. Exchange Options
This book provides the first systematic classification and treatment to essentially all exotic options currently trading at the Over-the-Counter (OTC) market. It contains exact closed-form pricing formulae and approximated closed-form pricing formulae for all popular exotic options. It includes arguments for and pricing formulae of exotic options with more flexibility than most popular exotic options such as flexible Asian options with flexible weights to various observations in the average, Asian barrier options, correlation digital options, etc. Most of the analyses in this book are within t.