Bernard Wong

UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies

Room 2058 South Wing 2nd Floor

Quadrangle building, Kensington Campus

Sydney, NSW 2052

Australia

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Modelling Dependence in Insurance Claims Processes with Lévy Copulas

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2011ACTL01
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Aug 2011
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Lévy Copula, Dependence, Compound Poisson Process, Insurance, Real Data

Modelling Dependence in Insurance Claims Processes with Lévy Copulas

ASTIN Bulletin, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 575-609
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2012
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Lévy Copula, Dependence, Compound Poisson Process, Insurance, Real Data

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A Benchmarking Approach to Optimal Asset Allocation for Insurers and Pension Funds

Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2009ACTL07
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2010
Bernard Wong and Andrew Lim
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and National University of Singapore (NUS) - Department of Decision Sciences
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Asset-Liability Management, Portfolio Optimization, Benchmarking

On a Mean Reverting Dividend Strategy with Brownian Motion

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2009ACTL12
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 20 Nov 2009
Benjamin Avanzi and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
Downloads 348 (98,568)
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Dividends, Brownian motion, Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process, Mean reverting

On a Mean Reverting Dividend Strategy with Brownian Motion

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 229-238
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 17 May 2012
Benjamin Avanzi and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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dividends, Brownian motion, Ornstein-Uhlenbeck process, mean reverting

Optimal Dividends and Capital Injections in the Dual Model with Diffusion

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2010ACTL15
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Nov 2010
Benjamin Avanzi, Jonathan Shen and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
Downloads 264 (132,988)
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dual model, diffusion, dividends, capital injections, HJB equation

Optimal Dividends and Capital Injections in the Dual Model with Diffusion

ASTIN Bulletin, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 611-644
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2012
Benjamin Avanzi, Jonathan Shen and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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dual model, diffusion, dividends, capital injections, HJB equation

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Correlations between Insurance Lines of Business: An Illusion or a Real Phenomenon? Some Methodological Considerations

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2015ACTL11
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2016
Benjamin Avanzi, Greg Taylor and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
Downloads 305 (114,818)
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Actuarial Models, Dependence, Capital margin, Correlation, Real data, Reserving, Risk margin

On a Periodic Dividend Barrier Strategy in the Dual Model with Continuous Monitoring of Solvency

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2012ACTL07
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 23 Jul 2012
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, The University of Hong Kong - Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science
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dual model, barrier strategy, erlangization, dividends, ruin

On a Periodic Dividend Barrier Strategy in the Dual Model with Continuous Monitoring of Solvency

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Volume 52, Issue 1, January 2013, Pages 98–113
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2015
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, The University of Hong Kong - Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and The University of Hong Kong - Department of Statistics & Actuarial Science
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dual model, barrier strategy, erlangization, dividends, ruin

On Optimal Periodic Dividend Strategies in the Dual Model with Diffusion

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2013ACTL17
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Sep 2013
Benjamin Avanzi, Vincent Tu and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Optimal dividends, Dual model, Stochastic Control, Periodic barrier

On Optimal Periodic Dividend Strategies in the Dual Model with Diffusion

Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Vol. 55C (2014), pp. 210-224
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 28 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2015
Benjamin Avanzi, Vincent Tu and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Optimal dividends, Dual model, Stochastic Control, Periodic barrier

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Stochastic Loss Reserving with Dependence: A Flexible Multivariate Tweedie Approach

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2016ACTL01
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2016
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies, UNSW Business School - School of Risk and Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Stochastic Loss Reserving, Dependence, Multivariate Tweedie Distribution, Common Shock, Bayesian Estimation

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A Micro-Level Claim Count Model with Overdispersion and Reporting Delays

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2015ACTL25
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Jan 2016
Benjamin Avanzi, Bernard Wong and Xinda Yang
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies
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Cox process, Shot noise, Insurance claims counts, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, Filtering

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Capturing Non-Exchangeable Dependence in Multivariate Loss Processes with Nested Archimedean Lévy Copulas

Forthcoming in Annals of Actuarial Science (2015) , UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2014ACTL05
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2015
Benjamin Avanzi, Jamie Tao, Bernard Wong and Xinda Yang
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, Westpac Bank, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies
Downloads 119 (268,551)
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Lévy copula, Exchangeability, Dependence, Nested copulas, Insurance claims

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On the Interface between Optimal Periodic and Continuous Dividend Strategies in the Presence of Transaction Costs

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2015ACTL10
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 01 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 19 May 2015
Benjamin Avanzi, Vincent Tu and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Brownian motion, Stochastic control, Dividends, Hybrid strategies, Barrier strategies, Transaction costs

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Common Shock Models for Claim Arrays

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2016ACTL07
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Dec 2016
Benjamin Avanzi, Greg Taylor and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Cell-wise dependency, Claim array, Claim dependency, Claim triangle, Column-wise dependency, Common shock, Diagonal-wise dependency, Heuristic estimation, Row-wise dependency

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Modelling and Understanding Count Processes Through a Markov-Modulated Non-Homogeneous Poisson Process Framework

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2019ACTL01
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2019
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Risk analysis, Markov processes, Count processes, Data analysis, EM algorithm

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A Note on Realistic Dividends in Actuarial Surplus Models

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2015ACTL20
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 19 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Benjamin Avanzi, Vincent Tu and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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surplus models, dividends, de Finetti, corporate finance

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On Modelling Long Term Stock Returns with Ergodic Diffusion Processes: Arbitrage and Arbitrage-Free Specifications

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2008ACTL17
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Nov 2008
Bernard Wong
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Explicit Construction of Stochastic Exponentials with Arbitrary Expectation K$/In$(0,1)

UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2008ACTL15
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Nov 2008
Bernard Wong
UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Strictly Local Martingales, Stochastic Exponentials, Asset Price Bubbles

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On the Distribution of the Excedents of Funds with Assets and Liabilities in Presence of Solvency and Recovery Requirements

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2016ACTL03
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2016
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, University of Copenhagen and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
Downloads 46 (457,590)
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Optimal dividends, Funding ratio, Stochastic Control, Regulation, Solvency, Recovery requirements

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Optimal Dividends Under Erlang(2) Inter-Dividend Decision Times

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2017ACTL02
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Jul 2017
Benjamin Avanzi, Vincent Tu and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
Downloads 44 (465,881)
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Brownian motion, Stochastic control, Dividends, Periodic strategies, Barrier strategies, Erlangisation

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A Multivariate Micro-Level Insurance Counts Model With a Cox Process Approach

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2019ACTL02
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Apr 2019
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - School of Actuarial Studies
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Dependency modelling, Cox process, Shot noise, Insurance claims counts, Micro-level model, Markov chain Monte Carlo

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A Multivariate Evolutionary Generalised Linear Model Framework with Adaptive Estimation for Claims Reserving

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2019ACTL03
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2019
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies, UNSW Business School - School of Risk and Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Claims Reserving, Evolutionary GLM, Adaptive Reserving, Particle Learning, Common Shock Models

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Optimal Periodic Dividend Strategies for Spectrally Positive Lévy Risk Processes With Fixed Transaction Costs

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2018ACTL02
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 08 May 2019
Benjamin Avanzi, Hayden Lau and Bernard Wong
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Optimal Dividends, Periodic Dividends, Dual Risk Model, Fixed Transaction Costs, SPLP

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On Unbalanced Data and Common Shock Models in Stochastic Loss Reserving

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2018ACTL01
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Dec 2018
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies, UNSW Business School - School of Risk and Actuarial Studies and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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Stochastic loss reserving, Dependence, Common shock, Unbalanced data, Negative claims, Multivariate Tweedie distribution, Bayesian estimation

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A Counterexample to the Central Limit Theorem for Pairwise Independent Random Variables Having a Common Absolutely Continuous Arbitrary Margin

UNSW Business School Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Mar 2020
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, UNSW Sydney, Université Montpellier II and UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies
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central limit theorem, Gaussian-Gamma convolution, mutual independence, non-Gaussian asymptotic distribution, pairwise independence

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On Optimal Joint Reflective and Refractive Dividend Strategies in Spectrally Positive Lévy Processes

UNSW Business School Research Paper No. 2016ACTL05
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Jul 2016
University of Melbourne - Centre for Actuarial Studies, Centro de Investigacion en Matematicas (CIMAT) - Department of Probability and Statistics, UNSW Australia Business School, School of Risk & Actuarial Studies and Kansai University - Department of Mathematics
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Surplus models, Optimal dividends, Threshold strategy, Barrier strategy, Transaction costs