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/* -*- mode: c++; tab-width: 4; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 4 -*- */

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Copyright (C) 2010 Adrian O' Neill

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/*! \file fftengine.hpp
    \brief base class for FFT option pricing engines
*/

#ifndef quantlib_fft_engine_hpp
#define quantlib_fft_engine_hpp

#include <ql/instruments/vanillaoption.hpp>
#include <ql/stochasticprocess.hpp>
#include <complex>

namespace QuantLib {

    //! Base class for FFT pricing engines for European vanilla options
    /*! \ingroup vanillaengines
    
        The FFT engine calculates the values of all options with the same expiry at the same time.
        For that reason it is very inefficient to price options individually.  When using this engine
        you should collect all the options you wish to price in a list and call 
        the engine's precalculate method before calling the NPV method of the option.

        References:
        Carr, P. and D. B. Madan (1998),
        "Option Valuation using the fast Fourier transform,"
        Journal of Computational Finance, 2, 61-73.
    */

00047     class FFTEngine :
        public VanillaOption::engine {
    public:
        FFTEngine(
            const boost::shared_ptr<StochasticProcess1D>&process, Real logStrikeSpacing);
        void calculate() const;
        void update();

        void precalculate(const std::vector<boost::shared_ptr<Instrument> >& optionList);
        virtual std::auto_ptr<FFTEngine> clone() const = 0;

    protected:
        virtual void precalculateExpiry(Date d) = 0;
        virtual std::complex<Real> complexFourierTransform(std::complex<Real> u) const = 0;
        virtual Real discountFactor(Date d) const = 0;
        virtual Real dividendYield(Date d) const = 0;
        void calculateUncached(boost::shared_ptr<StrikedTypePayoff> payoff,
            boost::shared_ptr<Exercise> exercise) const;

        boost::shared_ptr<StochasticProcess1D> process_;
        Real lambda_;   // Log strike spacing

    private:
        typedef std::map<boost::shared_ptr<StrikedTypePayoff>, Real> PayoffResultMap;
        typedef std::map<Date, PayoffResultMap> ResultMap;
        ResultMap resultMap_;
    };

}


#endif


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