Li, Hui (2009): Extension of Spot Recovery Model for Gaussian Copula.
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Heightened systematic risk in the credit crisis has created challenges to CDO pricing and risk management. One important focus has been on the modeling of stochastic recovery. Different approaches within the Gaussian Copula framework have been proposed, but a consistent model was lacking until the recent paper of Bennani and Maetz  which shifted the modeling from period recovery to spot recovery. In this paper, we generalize their model to an arbitrary spot recovery distribution setup and extend the deterministic dependency on systematic factor to a random one. Besides, an extra parameter is introduced to control the correlation between default and recovery rate and the correlation between the recovery rates.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Extension of Spot Recovery Model for Gaussian Copula|
|Keywords:||CDO, Gaussian Copula, Stochastic Recovery, Spot Recovery Model|
|Subjects:||G - Financial Economics > G3 - Corporate Finance and Governance > G32 - Financing Policy ; Financial Risk and Risk Management ; Capital and Ownership Structure ; Value of Firms ; Goodwill
G - Financial Economics > G1 - General Financial Markets > G13 - Contingent Pricing ; Futures Pricing
|Depositing User:||Hui Li|
|Date Deposited:||19. Oct 2009 13:34|
|Last Modified:||11. Feb 2013 18:32|
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