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Modeling Volatility and Valuing Derivatives Under Anchoring
Paul Wilmott, Daniel Duffy & Alan Lewis

We develop a complete-markets model with volatility smiles, tractability, and intuitive appeal as an anchoring or habit-formation model. Like traditional stochastic volatility models, it is invariant to a multiplicative scaling the stock price levels. The anchoring effect is that the volatility depends on the relative value of the current stock price compared to its past history, with an exponential weighting.

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In Focus - Xenomorph
Brian Sentance

The firm behind TimeScape deals with data from every possible perspective, innovating to the point where users can now monetize their own data...

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CQF Open Day Presentation
Paul Wilmott & 7city 2072 Views

We occasionally hold CQF open evenings for potential applicants and all interested parties. A presentation by Paul Wilmott to introduce the CQF, is followed by an opportunity to discuss the certificate in more detail with some of the course directors. If you would like to attend the open evening, please contact 7city client services, telephone +44 (0) 20 7496 8600 or email if you would like to attend.

If you are not able to attend an Open Evening, why not watch it on the web? A recording is now available allowing you to hear and see Dr Paul Wilmott give an overview of the CQF program, what it is, how it's delivered, who lectures and the reasons for taking it.

RiskMinds Asia 2014 - 17-20 November, St Regis, Singapore - 15% Wilmott Discount
RiskMinds Asia 2014
17-20 November, St Regis, Singapore

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The Blossoming Relationship Between The CRO & The CIO
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Ronnie Tan, Group CRO, Great Eastern Life
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, Deputy CRO, Nomura
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