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/*! \file option.hpp
    \brief Base option class
*/

#ifndef quantlib_option_hpp
#define quantlib_option_hpp

#include <ql/instrument.hpp>
#include <ql/payoff.hpp>
#include <ql/exercise.hpp>
#include <ql/Math/sampledcurve.hpp>

namespace QuantLib {

    //! base option class
00035     class Option : public Instrument {
      public:
        class arguments;
        enum Type { Put = -1, 
                    Call = 1
        };
        Option(const boost::shared_ptr<Payoff>& payoff,
               const boost::shared_ptr<Exercise>& exercise,
               const boost::shared_ptr<PricingEngine>& engine =
                                          boost::shared_ptr<PricingEngine>())
        : payoff_(payoff), exercise_(exercise) {
            if (engine)
                setPricingEngine(engine);
        }
      protected:
        // arguments
        boost::shared_ptr<Payoff> payoff_;
        boost::shared_ptr<Exercise> exercise_;
    };

    /*! \relates Option */
    std::ostream& operator<<(std::ostream&, Option::Type);

    /*! basic %option arguments

        \todo
        - remove std::vector<Time> stoppingTimes
        - how to handle strike-less option (asian average strike,
          forward, etc.)?
    */
00065     class Option::arguments : public virtual Arguments {
      public:
        arguments() {}
        void validate() const {
            QL_REQUIRE(payoff, "no payoff given");
        }
        boost::shared_ptr<Payoff> payoff;
        boost::shared_ptr<Exercise> exercise;
        // shouldn't be here
        // it should be moved elsewhere
        std::vector<Time> stoppingTimes;
    };

    //! additional pricing results
00079     class PriceCurve : public virtual Results {
      public:
        PriceCurve() { reset(); }
        void reset() {
            priceCurve = Null<SampledCurve>();
        }
        SampledCurve priceCurve;
    };

    //! additional %option results
00089     class Greeks : public virtual Results {
      public:
        Greeks() { reset(); }
        void reset() {
            delta =  gamma = theta = vega =
                rho = dividendRho = Null<Real>();
        }
        Real delta, gamma;
        Real theta;
        Real vega;
        Real rho, dividendRho;
    };

    //! more additional %option results
    // add here vomma, ect.
00104     class MoreGreeks : public virtual Results {
      public:
        MoreGreeks() { reset(); }
        void reset() {
            itmCashProbability = deltaForward = elasticity = thetaPerDay =
                strikeSensitivity = Null<Real>();
        }
        Real itmCashProbability, deltaForward, elasticity, thetaPerDay,
             strikeSensitivity;
    };


    // inline definitions

00118     inline std::ostream& operator<<(std::ostream& out, Option::Type type) {
        switch (type) {
          case Option::Call:
            return out << "call";
          case Option::Put:
            return out << "put";
          default:
            QL_FAIL("unknown option type");
        }
    }

}


#endif

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