# spreadsensbyfd

Calculate price and sensitivities of European or American spread options using finite difference method

## Syntax

## Description

returns the price and sensitivities of European or American call or put spread options
using the Alternate Direction Implicit (ADI) finite difference method. The spread is
between the asset defined in `PriceSens`

= spreadsensbyfd(`RateSpec`

,`StockSpec1`

,`StockSpec2`

,`Settle`

,`Maturity`

,`OptSpec`

,`Strike`

,`Corr`

)`StockSpec1`

minus the asset defined in
`StockSpec2`

.

adds optional name-value pair arguments.`PriceSens`

= spreadsensbyfd(___,`Name,Value`

)

`[`

returns the `PriceSens`

,`PriceGrid`

,`AssetPrice1`

,`AssetPrice2`

,`Times`

]
= spreadsensbyfd(`RateSpec`

,`StockSpec1`

,`StockSpec2`

,`Settle`

,`Maturity`

,`OptSpec`

,`Strike`

,`Corr`

)`PriceSens`

, `PriceGrid`

,
`AssetPrice1`

, `AssetPrice2`

, and
`Times`

for European or American call or put spread options using the
Alternate Direction Implicit (ADI) finite difference method. The spread is between the
asset defined in `StockSpec1`

minus the asset defined in
`StockSpec2`

.

`[`

returns the `PriceSens`

,`PriceGrid`

,`AssetPrice1`

,`AssetPrice2`

,`Times`

]
= spreadsensbyfd(___,`Name,Value`

)`PriceSens`

, `PriceGrid`

,
`AssetPrice1`

, `AssetPrice2`

, and
`Times`

and adds optional name-value pair arguments.

## Examples

## Input Arguments

## Output Arguments

## More About

## References

[1] Carmona, R., Durrleman, V. “Pricing and Hedging Spread Options.”
*SIAM Review.* Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 627–685, Society for Industrial and
Applied Mathematics, 2003.

[2] Villeneuve, S., Zanette, A. “Parabolic ADI Methods for Pricing American
Options on Two Stocks.” *Mathematics of Operations Research.* Vol.
27, No. 1, pp. 121–149, INFORMS, 2002.

[3] Ikonen, S., Toivanen, J. *Efficient Numerical Methods for Pricing American
Options Under Stochastic Volatility.* Wiley InterScience, 2007.

## Version History

**Introduced in R2013b**