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by exCBOE
September 14th, 2011, 5:42 am
Forum: Trading Forum
Topic: Pricing Options with extended trading hours
Replies: 4
Views: 18674

Pricing Options with extended trading hours

<t>Sounds close to a free lunch. A proper model of the 6 hour-trading option must take into account all known information about the underlying. That would include any information obtainable by observations made when trading is closed--- including trading in a correlated instrument. As usual, if you ...
by exCBOE
September 14th, 2011, 3:02 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: frenchXa bit OT but I think it may interest some quant guys Cooperative game model and the greek crisisVery hard to put true cooperation in practice though. This is obvi...
by exCBOE
September 14th, 2011, 1:03 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: frenchXa bit OT but I think it may interest some quant guys Cooperative game model and the greek crisisVery hard to put true cooperation in practice though. This is obviously not relatistic but it's fun Just to relax the atmosphere befo...
by exCBOE
September 13th, 2011, 7:08 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: frenchXQuoteIndeed! Yet the EU treaty expressly forbids fiscal transfers and the US government can mandate some state's activities. EU countries cannot have both sovereignty and expect other countries to bail them out.Countries using officially the USD:USAPanamaEcuator ...
by exCBOE
September 13th, 2011, 6:59 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4Alpha EU countries cannot have both sovereignty and expect other countries to bail them out.Private capital demands (and gets) that privilege from public capital. Why should it always be one-sided?The simple fact is that we live ...
by exCBOE
September 12th, 2011, 10:21 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOESo you can stop your absurd claim of evasiveness on my part, let me be crystal clear.When it comes to torture, there is usually one of three reasons it is employed. For punishment or revenge; to coerce a confession; to gain import...
by exCBOE
September 12th, 2011, 4:42 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>Nothing will satisfy you and I surely owe you no explanation. I never took on the moral decision of what is appropriate in any given situation during a war. No system of law or justice can work perfectly all the time.However, such decisions must be made. I am willing to leave them to the constitu...
by exCBOE
September 12th, 2011, 5:42 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEI never evaded it. I can answer that. I do believe that the waterboarding of British and American POWs violated the then laws of warfare concerning the treatment of POWs. Since the Japanese represented an evil cause, no excuse wou...
by exCBOE
September 12th, 2011, 4:03 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Bubble processes, Black Swans? FUZZBALL Theory!
Replies: 3
Views: 19985

Bubble processes, Black Swans? FUZZBALL Theory!

<t>Actually, I believe that string theory will be salvaged by chromo-thread theory. The easiest way to visualize it is that a string is more like a lanyard with multi-colour threads. Under normal conditions, the threads never tangle but inside a black hole it can get quite chaotic. It is easy to der...
by exCBOE
September 12th, 2011, 3:43 am
Forum: Technical Forum
Topic: can anyone help me with this stochastic calculus? Thanks!
Replies: 22
Views: 21150

can anyone help me with this stochastic calculus? Thanks!

Has the connection with actual statistically viable probability distributions been totally severed now? Is there anything you can't fit with 12 free parameters? Or am I missing the joke?
by exCBOE
September 12th, 2011, 3:30 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Pissed off at S&P downgrade of US economy
Replies: 12
Views: 30453

Pissed off at S&P downgrade of US economy

What does a rating of AA+ actually mean?
by exCBOE
September 11th, 2011, 11:56 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<r>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOELike most fascists and religious fanatics, you never respond to actual arguments made against your gibberish.As I have pointed out before, you do love projecting.QuoteLet me review for any other readers who cannot fathom our child...
by exCBOE
September 11th, 2011, 3:50 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<r>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEferm....Since you are obviously incapable of following the simplest logical argument, I must question your presence in this forum. Yet you have managed to be here for nine years. I can only admire your ability to carry on despite ...
by exCBOE
September 11th, 2011, 5:08 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>ferm....Since you are obviously incapable of following the simplest logical argument, I must question your presence in this forum. Yet you have managed to be here for nine years. I can only admire your ability to carry on despite your manifest shortcomings and your fascist ideology. In the remote...
by exCBOE
September 11th, 2011, 12:04 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOE<Originally posted by: exCBOEOn waterboarding: I am skeptical of your claim that anyone was executed whose chief crime did not result in death or permanent injury. Since you assert that, can you supply a reference? Even so, I have...
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