Options with Extreme Strikes
School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 206 Church Street S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Academic Editor: Emiliano A. Valdez
Received: 17 May 2015 / Accepted: 4 July 2015 / Published: 8 July 2015
In this short paper, we study the asymptotics for the price of call options for very large strikes and put options for very small strikes. The stock price is assumed to follow the Black–Scholes models. We analyze European, Asian, American, Parisian and perpetual options and conclude that the tail asymptotics for these option types fall into four scenarios.
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Zhu, L. Options with Extreme Strikes. Risks 2015, 3, 234-249.
Zhu L. Options with Extreme Strikes. Risks. 2015; 3(3):234-249.
Zhu, Lingjiong. 2015. "Options with Extreme Strikes." Risks 3, no. 3: 234-249.
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