Optimisation of a Fund of Hedge Funds Portfolio Using Price Maximisation of Basket Options
British Telecom Pension Management Ltd
January 11, 2008
Optimisation in the context of portfolios of stocks and bonds have been researched in detail in extant literature. To cater to the evergrowing world of hedge funds, we develop a alternative method for optimisation of Fund of Hedge Fund portfolios, by replicating payoffs of a basket option. This methodology avoids the pitfalls of current portfolio optimisation techniques This methodology has specific implications and applicability especially in optimisation of thematic Fund of Hedge Funds portfolios.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 17
Keywords: Hedge Funds, Portfolio Optimisation, Fund of Hedge Funds, Option Pricing
JEL Classification: G11, G12, G19, G29
Date posted: January 11, 2008