Dynamic investment portfolio optimization using a multivariate Merton model with correlated jump risk

Document Type : Research Paper


1 Department of Statistics, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran

2 Department of Biostatistics \& Data Science, School of Public Health, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Houston, Texas


‎In this paper‎, ‎we are concerned with the optimization of a dynamic investment portfolio when the securities which follow a multivariate Merton model with dependent jumps are periodically invested and proceed by approximating the Condition-Value-at-Risk (CVaR) by comonotonic bounds and maximize the expected terminal wealth‎. ‎Numerical studies‎, ‎as well as applications of our results to real datasets‎, ‎are also provided‎.


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Volume 12, Issue 2
November 2021
Pages 1331-1341
  • Receive Date: 14 March 2021
  • Revise Date: 17 May 2021
  • Accept Date: 29 June 2021