germanyde

Multi-factor model

In finance, a multi-factor model employs a set of different factors in its computations in order to analyze and explain market phenomena, as well as equilibrium prices of an asset. A multi-factor model can be used to analyze the returns of individual securities but also of entire portfolios.

A typical example is the famous Fama-French Three-factor model, an asset pricing model introduced back in the early 1990s by future Nobel prize laureate Eugene Fama and fellow researcher Kenneth French.

The two academics argued that the size and value factors capture a dimension of systematic risk that is not captured by market beta in the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM). They proposed extending the CAPM, which resulted in their famous Three-factor model. This model was later extended with two additional factors: profitability and investment.

Quantitative Investing
Quantitative Investing

Wir sind seit über 25 Jahren führend im Bereich „Quant Investing”.

Mehr
Ten years of successful factor investing in credit markets
Ten years of successful factor investing in credit markets
A decade of live track-records shows that our factor-based credit investing approach delivers improved risk-adjusted returns compared to the market.
30-06-2022 | Einblicke
Quant chart: Cornered by Big Oil
Quant chart: Cornered by Big Oil
Positive year-to-date returns from oil stocks are bucking the trend given the S&P 500 Index has slid into bear market territory.
29-06-2022 | Einblicke
Prognose des Risikos eines Kurseinbruchs mittels Machine Learning
Prognose des Risikos eines Kurseinbruchs mittels Machine Learning
Auf Machine Learning basierende Verfahren lassen sich zur Identifikation nicht-linearer Beziehungen zwischen mehreren Variablen nutzen, um die Prognose des Risikos eines Kurseinbruchs zu unterstützen.
15-06-2022 | Einblicke