3 edition of **Value-at-risk** found in the catalog.

Value-at-risk

Glyn A. Holton

- 141 Want to read
- 36 Currently reading

Published
**2010**
by Chapman & Hall/CRC in Boca Raton, Fla
.

Written in English

- Investment analysis,
- Risk management,
- Financial risk management,
- Value -- Mathematical models

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | Glyn A. Holton. |

Series | Chapman & Hall/CRC financial mathematics series |

Classifications | |
---|---|

LC Classifications | HG4529 .H65 2010 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | p. cm. |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL23392509M |

ISBN 10 | 9781420092523 |

LC Control Number | 2009021465 |

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James N. Grotke, Jr. May Abstract. The financial concept of value-at-risk (VaR) plays an integral role in modern financial risk management. VaR is used by many large financial institutions to measure the riskiness of their holdings and determine safe levels of capital to hold. The Value at Risk often is also called the “unexpected loss” of the investment, cf. [12]. We have P(L(t) 5 VaR) = Fe(VaR), and the Value at Risk is nothing else than the (1−α)-quantile of the random variable L(t): VaR = Fe−1(1−α), (4) cf. [16]. To express it in terms of the .

Value at Risk (VaR) Applications Guides and Case Studies. If you don’t like skipping multiple pages and haven’t clicked on any of the links above, here is the entire inventory of our Value at Risk (VaR) application and calculation posts. Calculating Value at Risk: VaR, Vol and Trailing Correlations. For example, equal to one person. So if I look at the definition, the value at risk is in fact, can be viewed as a capital as a safety caution. And this is why the value at risk by convention and this is what you will find in the recommendation of the Bazaar committee, the value at risk is defined with a positive sign.

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