Presentation: Using Real-Options Approach in Dynamic Asset Allocation for Targeted Returns
Dr Zhu leads a team of research scientists at CSIRO to develop innovative mathematical models and optimal decision analytical tools for the financial markets. In addition to the finance sector, Dr Zhu and the R&D team also provide optimal decision and strategy analytics for the energy, mining, agriculture and infrastructure industries.
Since 2006, Dr Zhu and the team have been implementing new math methods and analytical tools via the Real-Options framework as part of CSIRO RiskLab. Optimal decision strategies under uncertainty are being applied successfully to achieve optimal dynamic decisions for investment portfolios in superannuation and asset management arena.
Dr Zhu also leads the successful research and commercialization of the CSIRO exotic options package Reditus which is a plug-in to GFI/FENICS with 350 global financial institutions using the analytics for their daily foreign-exchange options trading.