Crossed product algebras

Friday, September 11, 2009 - 1:25pm - 2:25pm
Christopher Bemis (Whitebox Advisors)
Active portfolio management has developed substantially since the formulation of the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM). While the original methodology of portfolio optimization has been lauded, it is essentially an academic exercise, with practitioners eschewing the suggested weightings. There are myriad reasons for this: nonstationarity of data, insufficiency of modeling parameters, sensitivity of optimization to small perturbations, and assumption of uniform investor utility all indicate potential failures in the model.
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