Statistical arbitrage with applications to spread (“pairs”) trading

Posted: March 14, 2010 in Uncategorized

The reading list for this weekend included some nice papers on pairs style trading that I ran into earlier in the week.  It interested me because for the first time I saw a construction based upon the desired trading portfolio outcome ratio than the inputs.  Regardless of what my rational is, they are both well written papers on mean-reverting spread trade construction and I think you will enjoy them!0808.1710v3PairsTradingQFin05

The first attachment has a very interesting state space framework that we will go into at a later date.

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  1. Rajkumar says:

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