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/*! \file analyticamericanmargrabeengine.hpp
    \brief Analytic engine for American Margrabe option
*/

#ifndef quantlib_analytic_american_margrabe_engine_hpp
#define quantlib_analytic_american_margrabe_engine_hpp

#include <ql/experimental/exoticoptions/margrabeoption.hpp>
#include <ql/processes/blackscholesprocess.hpp>

namespace QuantLib {

    //! Analytic engine for American Margrabe option
    /*! This class implements formulae from
        "The Value of an American Option to Exchange One Asset for Another",
        W. Margrabe,
        Journal of Finance, 33, 177-86.

        \test the correctness of the returned value is tested by
              reproducing results available in literature.
    */
00041     class AnalyticAmericanMargrabeEngine : public MargrabeOption::engine {
      public:
        AnalyticAmericanMargrabeEngine(
            const boost::shared_ptr<GeneralizedBlackScholesProcess>& process1,
            const boost::shared_ptr<GeneralizedBlackScholesProcess>& process2,
            Real correlation);
        void calculate() const;
      private:
        boost::shared_ptr<GeneralizedBlackScholesProcess> process1_;
        boost::shared_ptr<GeneralizedBlackScholesProcess> process2_;
        Real rho_;
    };

}

#endif

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