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Definition of extremum

What is the definition of "extremum"?
  • extremumnoun
  • 1. a point, or value, which is a maximum or a minimum


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  • "And the value of E at the extremum is the entropy itself!"

    "To see where this will lead, one can take the derivative of D with respect to y, and set it to zero to find the extremum which is indeed a minimum, but I’ll leave that detail to the reader:"

    "Options markets have a volatility 'smile': the implied volatilities of the extremum strike prices are much higher than implied by gaussian distributions."

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