Solutions to in-calss exercises_Chapter 6

Solutions to in-calss exercises_Chapter 6 - rate forward...

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1 Solution to in-class exercise 1   Answer B The YTM on this bond is 6.0431%; the YTFC  on this bond is 5.7256%; the YTFPC on this  bond is 5.6072%; and the YTP (yield to put) on  this bond is 5.8016%. So the yield to worst on  this bond is its YTFPC, which is 5.6072%.

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2 Solution to in-class exercise 2 % 6171 . 2 1 ) 167 . 90 \$ 6 . 102 \$ ( z 167 . 90 \$ 6 . 102 \$ ) z 1 ( ) z 1 ( 6 . 102 \$ ) 3561 . 2 4318 . 2 4961 . 2 549 . 2 100 \$( ) z 1 ( 6 . 102 \$ 3561 . 2 \$ 4318 . 2 \$ 4961 . 2 \$ 549 . 2 \$ ) z 1 ( 6 . 102 \$ 024927 . 1 6 . 2 \$ 022548 . 1 6 . 2 \$ 0206 . 1 6 . 2 \$ 02 . 1 6 . 2 \$ 100 \$ 5 1 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 3 2 1 = - = = + + = - - - - + + + + + = + + + + + = So on a bond-equivalent basis the 2.5 year  Treasury spot rate is 2.6171%  ×  2 = 5.2342%
3 Solution to in-class exercise 3 is

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This note was uploaded on 05/01/2011 for the course ADMS 4504 taught by Professor Lee during the Fall '08 term at York University.

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