1. Hedge funds, as a rule, are least susceptible to:
    1. Inflation risk
    2. Liquidity risk
    3. Reinvestment risk
    4. Capital impairment
  2. Fixed income securities in high yield funds are most subject to:
    1. Default risk
    2. Purchasing power risk
    3. Business risk
    4. Interest rate risk
  3. Arrange the following items in terms of their susceptibility to inflation risk, from least to greatest.
    1. A 4 year treasury note
    2. Commercial paper
    3. Emerging market debt mutual fund with an average maturity of 5 years
    4. Privately placed 7.3 year duration corporate bond
    5. Growth and income mutual fund
    1. II, I, III, V, IV
    2. V, IV, III, I, II
    3. V, III, II, I, IV
    4. V, III, IV, I, II
  4. Risks associated with private equity include:
    1. Capital impairment
    2. Business risk
    3. Market risk
    4. Total risk
    1. I
    2. I, IV
    3. III, IV
    4. I, II


Answers and Explanations

Related Articles
  1. Trading

    The ABCs Of Option Volatility

    The mystery of options pricing can often be explained by a look at implied volatility (IV).
  2. Financial Advisor

    6 Proven Tips For Series 6 Success

    These techniques can help you pass this test without the added stress.
  3. Personal Finance

    Tips for Taking the CFA Exam: Part 1

    Peter Mackey, head of exam development for the CFA Institute, shares his tips for taking the CFA level I, II and III exams.
  4. Investing

    Understanding The Basel III International Regulations

    The Basel III regulations mark a drastic reform in international banking. But how do they impact the future's investment landscape?
  5. Investing

    TransCanada Sits In Oil Pipeline Catbird Seat

    TransCanada stands to win no matter what happens to the Keystone XL Pipeline. Approved? Send oil to a thirsty America. Shot down? Send it west to tankers.
Frequently Asked Questions
  1. What are the Differences Among a Real Estate Agent, a broker and a Realtor?

    Learn how agents, realtors, and brokers are often considered the same, but in reality, these real estate positions have different ...
  2. What is the difference between amortization and depreciation?

    Because very few assets last forever, one of the main principles of accrual accounting requires that an asset's cost be proportionally ...
  3. Which is better, a fixed or variable rate loan?

    A variable interest rate loan is a loan in which the interest rate charged on the outstanding balance varies as market interest ...
  4. What is the 1003 mortgage application form?

    Learn about the 1003 mortgage application form, what information it requires and why this form is the industry standard for ...
Trading Center