Álvaro Cartea

University of Oxford

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Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 4AU

United Kingdom

University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance

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Oxford, Oxfordshire OX2 6ED

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (75)

1.

Buy Low Sell High: A High Frequency Trading Perspective

Cartea, Álvaro, Sebastian Jaimungal, and Jason Ricci. "Buy low, sell high: A high frequency trading perspective." SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics 5.1 (2014): 415-444.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2015
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Jason Ricci
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Toronto, Department of Statistics
Downloads 8,851 (1,305)
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Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Short Term Alpha, Adverse Selection, Self-Exciting Processes, Hawkes Processes

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Enhancing Trading Strategies with Order Book Signals

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2015
University of Oxford, King's College London and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 6,357 (2,285)
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order imbalance, algorithmic trading, high-frequency trading, order flow, market making, adverse selection

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Modeling Asset Prices for Algorithmic and High Frequency Trading

Applied Mathematical Finance, Vol. 20, No. 6, 2013
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2014
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 6,052 (2,483)
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High Frequency Traders, Algorithmic Trading, Durations, Hidden Markov Model

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Decentralised Finance and Automated Market Making: Execution and Speculation

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 14 Mar 2023
Álvaro Cartea, Fayçal Drissi and Marcello Monga
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford
Downloads 4,904 (3,588)
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Decentralised Finance, Automated Market Making, Algorithmic Trading, Statistical Arbitrage, Predictive Signals, Market Impact, Adaptive Strategies, Smart Contracts

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Citation 29

Where is the Value in High Frequency Trading?

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 17 Feb 2012
Álvaro Cartea and José Penalva
University of Oxford and Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 2,993 (7,937)
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High frequency traders, high frequency trading, flash trading, liquidity traders, institutional investors, market microstructure, microstructure volatility, execution costs, market quality

Where is the Value in High Frequency Trading?

Quarterly Journal of Finance, Volume 2 (3), 2012, 1-46
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 01 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and José Penalva
University of Oxford and Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 705 (68,345)
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High frequency traders, high frequency trading, flash trading, liquidity traders, institutional investors, market microstructure, microstructure volatility, execution costs, market quality

Where is the Value in High Frequency Trading?

Banco de Espana Working Paper No. 1111
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 31 Aug 2023
Álvaro Cartea and José Penalva
University of Oxford and Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 94 (514,798)
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High frequency traders, high frequency trading, flash trading, liquidity traders, institutional investors, market microstructure

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Statistical Predictions of Trading Strategies in Electronic Markets

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 12 May 2023 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2024
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford and Autoriteit Financiële Markten (AFM)
Downloads 3,581 (6,091)
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trading behaviour, proprietary trading data, limit order books, machine learning, statistical models

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Pricing in Electricity Markets: A Mean Reverting Jump Diffusion Model with Seasonality

Applied Mathematical Finance, Vol. 12, No. 4, December 2005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Oct 2006
Álvaro Cartea and Marcelo G. Figueroa
University of Oxford and University of London - Birkbeck College
Downloads 3,545 (6,193)
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Energy derivatives, electricity, forward curve

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Algorithmic Trading with Learning

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2015
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and The Fields Institute for Mathematical Sciences
Downloads 3,462 (6,440)
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Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Nonlinear Filtering, Brownian Bridge, Stochastic Optimal Control, Adverse Selection

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Market Making with Alpha Signals

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2019
Álvaro Cartea and Yixuan Wang
University of Oxford and University of Oxford
Downloads 3,424 (6,554)
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market making, alpha signal, high-frequency trading, momentum trading, order flow, adverse selection, latent alpha

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Deep Reinforcement Learning for Algorithmic Trading

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Apr 2021
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 3,309 (6,937)
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reinforcement learning, machine learning, algorithmic trading, foreign exchange, triplets

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Risk Metrics and Fine Tuning of High Frequency Trading Strategies

Cartea, ÁLvaro, and Sebastian Jaimungal. "RISK METRICS AND FINE TUNING OF HIGH‐FREQUENCY TRADING STRATEGIES." Mathematical Finance (2013).
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2015
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 3,235 (7,168)
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Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Momentum Trading, Market Impact, Adverse Selection, Risk Metrics, Inventory Risk

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Algorithmic Trading of Co-Integrated Assets

International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 01 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 24 May 2016
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 3,105 (7,640)
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Pairs trading, algorithmic trading, high-frequency trading, co-integration, short-term alpha, stochastic control

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Algorithmic Trading with Model Uncertainty

Forthcoming: SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2017
University of Oxford, King's College London and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 2,720 (9,396)
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market making, algorithmic trading, high frequency trading, robust optimization, ambiguity aversion, Knightian uncertainty, Poisson random measures, short term alpha, adverse selection

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Optimal Execution with Limit and Market Orders

Quantitative Finance, Volume 15, Issue 8, 2015
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2015
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 2,624 (9,976)
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Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Optimal Execution, Impulse Control

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Correlation Matrix Clustering for Statistical Arbitrage Portfolios

4th ACM International Conference on AI in Finance
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 25 Sep 2023 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2023
Álvaro Cartea, Mihai Cucuringu and Qi Jin
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Department of Statistics and University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance
Downloads 2,437 (11,185)

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Correlation matrix, Clustering, Portfolio management, Random matrix theory, Statistical arbitrage

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Detecting Lead-Lag Relationships in Stock Returns and Portfolio Strategies

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Nov 2023 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2024
Álvaro Cartea, Mihai Cucuringu and Qi Jin
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Department of Statistics and University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance
Downloads 2,324 (12,112)

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Return prediction, Lead-lag relationships, Ranking, Lévy-area, Clustering

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Cross-Commodity Analysis and Applications to Risk Management

Journal of Futures Markets, Vol. 29, No. 3, January 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 18 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2009
RWE AG, University of Oxford, University of Duisburg-Essen - Faculty of Economic Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 2,060 (14,645)

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Commodity, Hedging, Risk Management, Power Plant

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Brokers and Informed Traders: Dealing With Toxic Flow and Extracting Trading Signals

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 15 Nov 2022 Last Revised: 09 May 2024
Álvaro Cartea and Leandro Sánchez-Betancourt
University of Oxford and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 1,991 (15,420)
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Informed trading, toxic flow, noise trading, intermediaries, hedging, brokers, trading signal

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Incorporating Order-Flow into Optimal Execution

Mathematics and Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2016
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 1,850 (17,360)
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Order-Flow, Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Acquisition, Liquidation, Price Impact

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Pricing Forward Contracts in Power Markets By the Certainty Equivalence Principle: Explaining the Sign of the Market Risk Premium

Journal of Banking and Finance 32, Issue 10, (2008), pp. 2006-2021
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 01 Nov 2006 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Fred Espen Benth, Álvaro Cartea and Ruediger Kiesel
University of Oslo, University of Oxford and University of Duisburg-Essen - Faculty of Economic Science
Downloads 1,806 (18,036)
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Contango, backwardation, market price of risk, electricity forwards, market risk premium, forward risk premium, forward bias

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Spot Price Modeling and the Valuation of Electricity Forward Contracts: The Role of Demand and Capacity

Journal of Banking and Finance 32, Issue 12, (2008), pp. 2502-2519
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 25 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and Pablo Villaplana
University of Oxford and Comisión Nacional de Energía
Downloads 1,688 (20,022)
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power prices, demand, capacity, forward premium, forward bias, market price of capacity risk, market price of demand risk, PJM, England and Wales, Nord Pool

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AI Driven Liquidity Provision in OTC Financial Markets

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 26 May 2022 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2022
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, University of Oxford and Deutsche Bank AG (London)
Downloads 1,462 (24,907)
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Decentralised Finance and Automated Market Making: Predictable Loss and Optimal Liquidity Provision

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Nov 2022 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2024
Álvaro Cartea, Fayçal Drissi and Marcello Monga
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford
Downloads 1,385 (27,000)
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Decentralised Finance, Automated Market Making, Smart Contracts, Concentrated Liquidity, Algorithmic Trading, Market Making, Stochastic Optimal Control, Predictable Loss, Impermanent Loss

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A Closed-Form Execution Strategy to Target Volume Weighted Average Price

SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics, Vol. 7, pp. 760–785, (2016)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2016
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 1,350 (27,995)
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VWAP, POV, TWAP, Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Acquisition, Liquidation

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UK Gas Markets: the Market Price of Risk and Applications to Multiple Interruptible Supply Contracts

Energy Economics, Volume 30, Issue 3, pages 829-846, May 2008
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea
University of Oxford
Downloads 1,304 (29,500)
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Interruptible supply contracts, gas markets, commodities, market price ofshort-term and long-term risk, multi-exercise Bermudan options, convenience yield

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Execution and Statistical Arbitrage with Signals in Multiple Automated Market Makers

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Mar 2023
Álvaro Cartea, Fayçal Drissi and Marcello Monga
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford
Downloads 1,278 (30,421)

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Decentralised finance, automated market making, algorithmic trading, statistical arbitrage, predictive signals, market impact, adaptive strategies, smart contracts

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Algorithmic Collusion in Electronic Markets: The Impact of Tick Size

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 May 2022 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2022
Álvaro Cartea, Patrick Chang and José Penalva
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration
Downloads 1,256 (31,166)
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Artificial Intelligence, Tacit Collusion, Evolutionary Game Theory, Market Making, Limit Order Books, Tick Size

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Spoofing and Manipulating Order Books with Learning Algorithms

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 01 Dec 2023 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2023
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance
Downloads 1,192 (33,641)
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Market Microstructure, Market Making, Spoofing, Market Manipulation, Learning Algorithms, Inventory Model

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Bandits for Algorithmic Trading with Signals

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jun 2023
Álvaro Cartea, Fayçal Drissi and Pierre Osselin
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford - Machine Learning Research Group
Downloads 1,160 (34,924)
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Multi-task Gaussian processes, contextual bandits, nonstationary bandits, algorithmic trading, optimal execution, signals

30.

Foreign Exchange Markets with Last Look

Mathematics and Financial Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 01 May 2018
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Jamie Walton
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University College London - Department of Mathematics
Downloads 1,154 (35,172)
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Last Look, Foreign Exchange, Latency Arbitrage, Spamming, Spraying, Stale Quotes, Algorithmic Trading, Low Latency Traders, High-Frequency Trading

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Optimal Execution of Foreign Securities: A Double-Execution Problem

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2021
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 1,128 (36,312)
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Optimal execution, price impact, machine learning, high-frequency trading, signatures, cryptocurrency, illiquidity

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The Shadow Price of Latency: Improving Intraday Fill Ratios in Foreign Exchange Markets

SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 18 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2020
Álvaro Cartea and Leandro Sánchez-Betancourt
University of Oxford and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 1,108 (37,273)
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latency, fill ratio, high-frequency trading, algorithmic trading

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Spoofing and Price Manipulation in Order Driven Markets

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2020
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Yixuan Wang
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Oxford
Downloads 966 (45,342)
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Market making, Spoofing, Layering, High-frequency trading, Market quality

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Detecting Toxic Flow

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Nov 2023 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2023
University of Oxford, Queen Mary University of London and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 961 (45,677)

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online learning, Bayesian neural networks, Kalman filtering, toxic flow, algorithmic trading

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Modelling Electricity Prices with Forward Looking Capacity Constraints

Applied Mathematical Finance, Volume 16, Issue 2, 2009, p 103-122
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea, Marcelo G. Figueroa and Hélyette Geman
University of Oxford, University of London - Birkbeck College and University of London - Economics, Mathematics and Statistics
Downloads 960 (45,732)
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capacity constraints, mean reversion, electricity, indicated demand, electricity indicated generation, regime switching model

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Order-Flow and Liquidity Provision

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Jan 2015
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 923 (48,295)
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Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Market Making, Short Term Alpha, Adverse Selection, Order Flow

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Trading Cointegrated Assets with Price Impact

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 28 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 15 Jul 2018
Álvaro Cartea, Luhui Gan and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford, University of Toronto and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 899 (50,073)
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algorithmic trading, optimal execution, price impact, cointegration, cross price impact

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Dynamic Hedging of Financial Instruments When the Underlying Follows a Non-Gaussian Process

Birbeck Working Paper No. 0508
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Oct 2006
Álvaro Cartea
University of Oxford
Downloads 894 (50,462)
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Delta hedging, Gamma Hedging, Jump Processes, Portfolio Hedging

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The Algorithmic Learning Equations: Evolving Strategies in Dynamic Games

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 04 Aug 2022 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2022
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 792 (59,525)
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Stochastic Approximation, Learning in Games, Reinforcement Learning, Dynamic Games, Tacit Collusion, Artificial Intelligence

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Trading Strategies within the Edges of No-Arbitrage

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Jason Ricci
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Toronto, Department of Statistics
Downloads 764 (62,458)
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Optimal Trading, high-frequency Trading, Algorithmic Trading, Limit Orders, Market Orders, Stochastic Control, Impulse Control, No-arbitrage bounds

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Irreversible Investments and Ambiguity Aversion

International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2017
Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 729 (66,452)
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Real Options, Ambiguity Aversion, Risk Aversion, Robust Optimal Control, Indifference Pricing

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Option Pricing with Levy-Stable Processes Generated by Levy-Stable Integrated Variance

Quantitative Finance Vol. 9, No. 4, June 2009, pp 397–409
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and Sam Howison
University of Oxford and University of Oxford
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stable processes, Lévy, jumps, implied volatility, jumps

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Ultra-Fast Activity and Intraday Market Quality

Journal of Banking & Finance 99 (2019): 157-181.
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2021
Álvaro Cartea, Richard Payne, José Penalva and Mikel Tapia
University of Oxford, City University London - The Business School, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Downloads 703 (69,599)
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High Frequency Trading, HFT, Algorithmic Trading, Market Quality, Low Latency

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Fractional Diffusion Models of Option Prices in Markets With Jumps

Physica A, 374, pages 749–763, 2007
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea
University of Oxford
Downloads 702 (69,713)
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Fractional-Black-Scholes, Lévy-Stable processes, FMLS, KoBoL

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The Relationship between the Volatility of Returns and the Number of Jumps in Financial Markets

Econometric Reviews, Vol. 35 , Iss. 6,2016
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2017
Álvaro Cartea and Dimitris Karyampas
University of Oxford and Bocconi University
Downloads 668 (74,277)
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volatility forecasts, high-frequency data, implied volatility, VIX, jumps, microstructure noise

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Optimal Cross-Border Electricity Trading

SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 23 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2021
University of Oxford, CREST, CNRS, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, Department of Mathematics and ICMA Center | Henley Business School | University of Reading
Downloads 660 (75,463)
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stochastic optimal control, electricity interconnector, co-integration, cross-border price impact, electricity network

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Deep Attentive Survival Analysis in Limit Order Books: Estimating Fill Probabilities with Convolutional-Transformers

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 May 2023 Last Revised: 19 Jun 2023
University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance
Downloads 646 (77,518)
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Fill Probabilities, Limit Order Book, Optimal Execution, Market Making, Order Placement, Survival Analysis

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Automated Market Makers Designs Beyond Constant Functions

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 May 2023 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2024
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, University of Edinburgh - School of Mathematics and University of Edinburgh - School of Mathematics
Downloads 635 (79,137)
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decentralised finance, automated market making, smart contracts, algorithmic trading, market making, stochastic AMMs

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A Similarity-based Approach to Covariance Forecasting

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Dec 2023 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2023
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Department of Statistics, University of Oxford and University of Oxford
Downloads 624 (81,432)

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covariance forecasting, time series forecasting, similarity, k-nearest neighbors

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Algorithmic Collusion and a Folk Theorem from Learning with Bounded Rationality

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2024
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid - Department of Business Administration and University of Texas at Austin
Downloads 581 (88,536)
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Folk Theorem, Tacit Collusion, Stochastic Approximation, Smooth Fictitious Play

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Model Uncertainty in Commodity Markets

Forthcoming: SIAM Journal of Financial Mathematics
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 May 2015 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2015
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Zhen Qin
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 570 (90,643)
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Ambiguity aversion, Knightian uncertainty, Commodities, Certainty Equivalent, Robust Pricing, Indifference Pricing, Optimal Control

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Latency and Liquidity Risk

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2021
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 563 (92,063)
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Marked point processes, high-frequency trading, algorithmic trading, latency, forward-backward stochastic differential equations

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How to Value a Gas Storage Facility

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Jan 2014
Álvaro Cartea, James Cheeseman and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford, British Petroleum and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
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Gas storage, Swing Options, LSMC

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Hedge and Speculate: Replicating Option Payoffs with Limit and Market Orders

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 13 Apr 2017
Álvaro Cartea, Luhui Gan and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Oxford, University of Toronto and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
Downloads 552 (94,436)
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Optimal hedging, market impact, impulse control, algorithmic trading, high-frequency trading

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Volatility and Covariation of Financial Assets: A High-Frequency Analysis

Journal of Banking and Finance 35(12), December 2011, p 3319-3334
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 11 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and Dimitris Karyampas
University of Oxford and Bocconi University
Downloads 540 (97,099)
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How Much Should We Pay for Interconnecting Electricity Markets? A Real Options Approach

Energy Economics, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 14–30, January 2012
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and Carlos G. Pedraz
University of Oxford and Banco de España
Downloads 526 (100,272)
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Real options, bull call spread, interconnector, electricity prices, jumps, jump filter

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Optimal Execution with Stochastic Delay

Finance and Stochastics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2022
Álvaro Cartea and Leandro Sánchez-Betancourt
University of Oxford and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Downloads 519 (101,959)

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algorithmic trading, high-frequency trading, impulse control, stochastic delay, deterministic delay, latency, fill ratio

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Conditionally Elicitable Dynamic Risk Measures for Deep Reinforcement Learning

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 01 May 2023
Anthony Coache, Sebastian Jaimungal and Álvaro Cartea
University of Toronto - Department of Statistics, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Oxford
Downloads 515 (102,926)
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Dynamic Risk Measures, Reinforcement Learning, Risk-Awareness, Elicitability, Consistent Scoring Functions,Time-Consistency, Actor-Critic Algorithm, Portfolio Allocation, Statistical Arbitrage

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Trading Foreign Exchange Triplets

SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Tianyi Jia
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Toronto
Downloads 502 (106,169)
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Foreign Exchange, Currency Pairs, Optimal Liquidation, Execution, Inventory Aversion, Ambiguity Aversion

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Algorithmic Trading, Stochastic Control, and Mutually-Exciting Processes

SIAM Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Jan 2019
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Jason Ricci
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Toronto, Department of Statistics
Downloads 483 (111,200)
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Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Short Term Alpha, Adverse Selection, Self-Exciting Processes, Hawkes processes

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How Duration Between Trades of Underlying Securities Affects Option Prices

Review of Finance, Volume 14, Issue 4, October 2010, p 749-785
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and Thilo Meyer-Brandis
University of Oxford and University of Oslo
Downloads 466 (116,028)
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Duration between trades, waiting-times, stochastic volatility, operational clock, transaction time, high frequency data

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Adaptive Robust Control in Continuous-Time

SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 May 2020 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2021
Theerawat Bhudisaksang and Álvaro Cartea
University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and University of Oxford
Downloads 452 (120,299)
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adaptive robust control, model uncertainty, stochastic control, time-consistency, dynamic programming, optimal acquisition, online learning, algorithmic trading

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Online Drift Estimation for Jump-Diffusion Processes

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2021
Theerawat Bhudisaksang and Álvaro Cartea
University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and University of Oxford
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SGDCT, online estimation, jump-diffusion, extended Ito lemma, non-local Poisson equation, Levy process

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Assessing the Performance of Different Volatility Estimators: A Monte Carlo Analysis

Applied Mathematical Finance, Volume 19, Issue 6, 2012, 535-552
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea and Dimitris Karyampas
University of Oxford and Bocconi University
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volatility, high-frequency data, jumps, microstructure noise

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Gradient-based estimation of linear Hawkes processes with general kernels

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Nov 2021
Álvaro Cartea, Samuel N. Cohen and Saad Labyad
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute and University of Oxford - Mathematical Institute
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Hawkes processes, stochastic gradient descent, point processes, Monte Carlo methods, adaptive stratified sampling.

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Market Making With Minimum Resting Times

Quantitative Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2018
Álvaro Cartea and Yixuan Wang
University of Oxford and University of Oxford
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Market making, Minimum resting times, High-frequency trading, Market quality, Regulation

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Derivatives Pricing with Marked Point Processes Using Tick-by-Tick Data

Quantitative Finance, Volume13 (1), 2013, Pages 111-123
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea
University of Oxford
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Tick-by-tick data, waiting-times, duration, high frequency data, Caputo operator, marked point process

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Predictable Losses of Liquidity Provision in Constant Function Markets and Concentrated Liquidity Markets

Applied Mathematical Finance
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2023
Álvaro Cartea, Fayçal Drissi and Marcello Monga
University of Oxford, University of Oxford - Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance and University of Oxford
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Decentralised Finance, Automated Market Making, Smart Contracts, Concentrated Liquidity, Algorithmic Trading, Market Making, Predictable Loss, Impermanent Loss

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An Analysis of the Main Determinants of Electricity Forward Prices and Forward Risk Premia

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Sep 2012
Álvaro Cartea and Pablo Villaplana
University of Oxford and Comisión Nacional de Energía
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Electricity forward premia, forward risk premium, electricity prices

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Optimal Execution and Speculation With Trade Signals

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Jun 2023 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2024
Peter Bank, Álvaro Cartea and Laura Körber
Humboldt University of Berlin - Department of Mathematics, University of Oxford and Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin)
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Optimal execution, speculation, trade signal, Meyer sigma-field, stochastic optimal control

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Portfolio Liquidation and Ambiguity Aversion

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
University of Oxford, King's College London and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
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Optimal Execution, Ambiguity Aversion, Model Uncertainty, Algorithmic Trading, High Frequency Trading, Short Term Alpha, Adverse Selection, Robust Optimization

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Optimal Portfolio Choice in Real Terms: Measuring the Benefits of TIPS

Journal of Empirical Finance, Volume 19, Issue 5, December 2012, Pages 721–740
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2013
Álvaro Cartea, Jonatan Saúl and Juan Toro
University of Oxford, Charles III University of Madrid and Fundación Instituto de Empresa, S.L. - IE Business School
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Portfolio Choice in Real Terms, Treasury Inflation Indexed Securities (TIPS), Buy-and-hold Long-term Investors, Money Illusion

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Speculative Trading of Electricity Contracts in Interconnected Locations

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Nov 2016
Álvaro Cartea, Sebastian Jaimungal and Zhen Qin
University of Oxford, University of Toronto - Department of Statistics and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
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Ambiguity Aversion, Model Uncertainty, Electricity Interconnector, Statistical Arbitrage

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Hedging Non-Tradable Risks with Transaction Costs and Price Impact

Forthcoming in Mathematical Finance
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2020
University of Oxford, King's College London and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
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algorithmic trading, hedging, price impact

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Technical Uncertainty in Real Options with Learning

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2017
Ali Al-Aradi, Álvaro Cartea and Sebastian Jaimungal
University of Toronto - Department of Statistics, University of Oxford and University of Toronto - Department of Statistics
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Real Options, Irreversible Investment, Technical Uncertainty, Learning