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Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA): Contents

Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA)
Recognised Jurisdictions and Funds
Declaration Notices
Financial Markets Tribunal
Rulebook Modules
Prudential — Investment, Insurance Intermediation and Banking Module (PIB) [VER34/12-19]
Sourcebook Modules
Consultation Papers
Policy Statements
DFSA Codes of Practice
Amendments to Legislation
Media Releases

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Dec 9 2012 onwards

PIB A5.6.10

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An Authorised FirmsG must calculate its Capital RequirementG for VegaG risk by:

(a) multiplying the sum of the VegasG for all option positions in respect of the same underlying financial instrument or commodity, as defined in the PIB Rule 5.6.8(c), by a proportional shift in volatility of ±25%; and
(b) aggregating the absolute value of the individual Capital RequirementsG which have been calculated for VegaG risk.
Derived from RM111/2012 (Made 15th October 2012). [VER20/12-12]