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The Resource Portfolio management under stress : a Bayesian-net approach to coherent asset allocation, Riccardo Rebonato and Alexander Denev, (electronic resource)

Portfolio management under stress : a Bayesian-net approach to coherent asset allocation, Riccardo Rebonato and Alexander Denev, (electronic resource)

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Portfolio management under stress : a Bayesian-net approach to coherent asset allocation
Title
Portfolio management under stress
Title remainder
a Bayesian-net approach to coherent asset allocation
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Riccardo Rebonato and Alexander Denev
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Language
eng
Summary
Portfolio Management under Stress offers a novel way to apply the well-established Bayesian-net methodology to the important problem of asset allocation under conditions of market distress or, more generally, when an investor believes that a particular scenario (such as the break-up of the Euro) may occur. Employing a coherent and thorough approach, it provides practical guidance on how best to choose an optimal and stable asset allocation in the presence of user specified scenarios or 'stress conditions'. The authors place causal explanations, rather than association-based measures such as correlations, at the core of their argument, and insights from the theory of choice under ambiguity aversion are invoked to obtain stable allocations results. Step-by-step design guidelines are included to allow readers to grasp the full implementation of the approach, and case studies provide clarification. This insightful book is a key resource for practitioners and research academics in the post-financial crisis world.--
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Rebonato, Riccardo
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index present
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dictionaries
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Denev, Alexander
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Cambridge Social Sciences eBooks
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  • Portfolio management
  • Investments
  • Financial risk
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Portfolio management under stress : a Bayesian-net approach to coherent asset allocation, Riccardo Rebonato and Alexander Denev, (electronic resource)
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https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107256736
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online resource
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: Part I. Our Approach in Its Context: 1. How this book came about; 2. Correlation and causation; 3. Definitions and notation; Part II. Dealing with Extreme Events: 4. Predictability and causality; 5. Econophysics; 6. Extreme value theory; Part III. Diversification and Subjective Views; 7. Diversification in modern portfolio theory; 8. Stability: a first look; 9. Diversification and stability in the Black-Litterman model; 10. Specifying scenarios: the Meucci approach; Part IV. How We Deal with Exceptional Events: 11. Bayesian nets; 12. Building scenarios for causal Bayesian nets; Part V. Building Bayesian Nets in Practice: 13. Applied tools; 14. More advanced topics: elicitation; 15. Additional more advanced topics; 16. A real-life example: building a realistic Bayesian net; Part VI. Dealing with Normal-Times Returns: 17. Identification of the body of the distribution; 18. Constructing the marginals; 19. Choosing and fitting the copula; Part VII. Working with the Full Distribution: 20. Splicing the normal and exceptional distributions; 21. The links with CAPM and private valuations; Part VIII. A Framework for Choice: 22. Applying expected utility; 23. Utility theory: problems and remedies; Part IX. Numerical Implementation: 24. Optimizing the expected utility over the weights; 25. Approximations; Part X. Analysis of Portfolio Allocation: 26. The full allocation procedure: a case study; 27. Numerical analysis; 28. Stability analysis; 29. How to use Bayesian nets: our recommended approach; 30. Appendix I. The links with the Black-Litterman approach; 31. Appendix II. Marginals, copulae and the symmetry of return distributions; Index
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CR9781107256736
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unknown
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1 online resource (xxvi, 491 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
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9781107256736
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computer
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digital, PDF file(s).
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(OCoLC)875212935
Label
Portfolio management under stress : a Bayesian-net approach to coherent asset allocation, Riccardo Rebonato and Alexander Denev, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107256736
Publication
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Part I. Our Approach in Its Context: 1. How this book came about; 2. Correlation and causation; 3. Definitions and notation; Part II. Dealing with Extreme Events: 4. Predictability and causality; 5. Econophysics; 6. Extreme value theory; Part III. Diversification and Subjective Views; 7. Diversification in modern portfolio theory; 8. Stability: a first look; 9. Diversification and stability in the Black-Litterman model; 10. Specifying scenarios: the Meucci approach; Part IV. How We Deal with Exceptional Events: 11. Bayesian nets; 12. Building scenarios for causal Bayesian nets; Part V. Building Bayesian Nets in Practice: 13. Applied tools; 14. More advanced topics: elicitation; 15. Additional more advanced topics; 16. A real-life example: building a realistic Bayesian net; Part VI. Dealing with Normal-Times Returns: 17. Identification of the body of the distribution; 18. Constructing the marginals; 19. Choosing and fitting the copula; Part VII. Working with the Full Distribution: 20. Splicing the normal and exceptional distributions; 21. The links with CAPM and private valuations; Part VIII. A Framework for Choice: 22. Applying expected utility; 23. Utility theory: problems and remedies; Part IX. Numerical Implementation: 24. Optimizing the expected utility over the weights; 25. Approximations; Part X. Analysis of Portfolio Allocation: 26. The full allocation procedure: a case study; 27. Numerical analysis; 28. Stability analysis; 29. How to use Bayesian nets: our recommended approach; 30. Appendix I. The links with the Black-Litterman approach; 31. Appendix II. Marginals, copulae and the symmetry of return distributions; Index
Control code
CR9781107256736
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 491 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9781107256736
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875212935

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