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/*! \file forwardperformanceengine.hpp
    \brief Forward (strike-resetting) performance option engines

#ifndef quantlib_forward_performance_engine_hpp
#define quantlib_forward_performance_engine_hpp

#include <ql/PricingEngines/Forward/forwardengine.hpp>
#include <ql/stochasticprocess.hpp>

namespace QuantLib {

    //! Forward performance engine
    /*! \ingroup forwardengines

        - the correctness of the returned value is tested by
          reproducing results available in literature.
        - the correctness of the returned greeks is tested by
          reproducing numerical derivatives.
    template<class ArgumentsType, class ResultsType>
00042     class ForwardPerformanceEngine
        : public ForwardEngine<ArgumentsType, ResultsType> {
          const boost::shared_ptr<GenericEngine<ArgumentsType,ResultsType> >&);
        void calculate() const;
        void getOriginalResults() const;

    // template definitions

    template<class ArgumentsType, class ResultsType>
    ForwardPerformanceEngine<ArgumentsType, ResultsType>::
        const boost::shared_ptr<GenericEngine<ArgumentsType, ResultsType> >&
    : ForwardEngine<ArgumentsType, ResultsType>(originalEngine) {}

    template<class ArgumentsType, class ResultsType>
    void ForwardPerformanceEngine<ArgumentsType, ResultsType>::calculate()
                                                                       const {

    template<class ArgumentsType, class ResultsType>
    void ForwardPerformanceEngine<ArgumentsType, ResultsType>::
    getOriginalResults() const {

        boost::shared_ptr<GeneralizedBlackScholesProcess> process =
        QL_REQUIRE(process, "Black-Scholes process required");

        DayCounter rfdc = process->riskFreeRate()->dayCounter();
        Time resetTime = rfdc.yearFraction(
        DiscountFactor discR = process->riskFreeRate()->discount(
        // it's a performance option
        discR /= process->stateVariable()->value();

        Real temp = this->originalResults_->value;
        this->results_.value = discR * temp;
        this->results_.delta = 0.0;
        this->results_.gamma = 0.0;
        this->results_.theta = process->riskFreeRate()->
            zeroRate(this->arguments_.resetDate, rfdc, Continuous, NoFrequency)
            * this->results_.value;
        this->results_.vega = discR * this->originalResults_->vega;
        this->results_.rho = - resetTime * this->results_.value +
            discR * this->originalResults_->rho;
        this->results_.dividendRho = discR * this->originalResults_->dividendRho;



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