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by SplinterNB
October 4th, 2011, 12:42 am
Forum: Student Forum
Topic: Hedging Soft Barrier Options
Replies: 1
Views: 17041

Hedging Soft Barrier Options

<t>Hi all, I was wondering if anyone has any literature on soft barrier options, especially hedging techniques used in practice. I have been looking at the deltas of soft barriers within the soft barrier period and it looks like they present some interesting hedging issues. I was hoping someone coul...
by SplinterNB
February 10th, 2011, 8:48 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Aussie degrees in America
Replies: 5
Views: 21239

Aussie degrees in America

haha exactly my point MJ. I have been asked (with a straight face) where both Sydney and Australia are on a few occasions. Caesaria you a prob right on that one - im just quite keen to get overseas and kick off my career; Australia is by and large a rounding error on the global scale....
by SplinterNB
February 10th, 2011, 2:16 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Aussie degrees in America
Replies: 5
Views: 21239

Aussie degrees in America

<t>Hi AllIm new to this quality website and am looking for a bit of advice. I am a young student who has completed a double Commerce and Laws degree and am not far off finishing a Masters of Applied Finance specialising in valuation and derivatives. My Comm/Law degree is from University of Sydney an...
by SplinterNB
January 31st, 2011, 9:33 am
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: Question from trader to trader regarding punting
Replies: 9
Views: 23799

Question from trader to trader regarding punting

<t>Im a trader in a 'big IB' and can say first hand that they have reigned the risk limits in on prop trading for all but the really top guys on the floor since the crisis. Having said that I do about 30% client flow and 70% prop but it is one of those things management really try to avoid talking a...
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