Seminar 217, Risk Management: Submodular Risk Allocation

Risk Seminar
Oct 24, 2017 11:00am to 1:00pm
639 Evans Hall
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We analyze the optimal allocation of trades to portfolios when the cost associated with an allocation is proportional to each portfolio's risk. Our investigation is motivated by changes in the over-the-counter derivatives markets, under which some contracts may be traded bilaterally or through central counterparties, splitting a set of trades into two or more portfolios. A derivatives dealer...
Speaker: Samim Ghamami, U.S. Department of the Treasury and UC Berkeley (Speaker - Featured)