In this paper, we consider the problem of super-replication under portfolio constraints in a Markov framework. More specifically, we assume that the portfolio is restricted to lie in a convex subset, and we show that the super-replication value is the smallest function which lies above the Black-Scholes price function and which is stable for the so-called face lifting operator. A natural approach to this problem is the penalty approximation, which not only provides a constructive smooth approximation, but also a way to proceed analytically.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||20|
|State||Published - 2005|
- Hedging under portfolio constraints
- Viscosity solutions
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