For many years he has been working on the applications of extreme value theory to financial markets : the statistical distribution of extreme returns, the setting of margins in derivatives markets, the impact of financial regulation on market volatility, the improvement of portfolio management techniques during highly volatile periods, the computation of value at risk for market positions, the definition of catastrophe scenarios for stress testing His research has been applied by financial institutions in the risk management area market, credit and operational risks.
He received the Chicago Board of Trade award for his research on derivative products. He is currently a financial consultant and his domain of expertise covers risk management for financial institutions, portfolio management for asset management firms, financial management for non-financial firms and wealth management for individuals.
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His research interests include stochastic modeling of financial and commodity markets, applied stochastic optimization to long term financial planning problems, approximation methods for large scale optimization and financial engineering applications. He is a Springer author.
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Her main research activities are in Discrete Mathematics applied to economics and finance; Stochastic Processes applied to finance and energy series; Energy and environmental markets; and Ranking and journal classification using fuzzy statistical techniques. She has published several books in both English and Italian one with Springer.
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