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Student
Title
Supervisor
Faculty
Educational Programme
Final Grade
Year of Graduation
Ivan Lobeev
Arbitrage in the Options Market Based on Implied Volatility
Economics
(Bachelor’s programme)
8
2017
There a many different strategies to invest in options, which based on volatility. This kind of strategies names «volatility trading». In this paper, we are going to consider a case, when option position are delta-hedged by futures, using implied volatility. We research the existence of volatility arbitrage opportunities. The empirical analysis is provided with Russian derivatives marker data. The results demonstrates possibility of volatility arbitrage opportunities, but with some restrictions.

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