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Unformatted text preview: p -' u- I 11 EMAL .' Calculata 1h: duraiiunnf E: common stock l‘hat pays dividends at the end ofeach y'éar into pcfpeluity. assume than Ilhe dividend is constarfl, and'iha: The effeétiv; Tataoi'intlefest is 10%: ' ' . . "m 1w" m. mom :~ @ _ (“1.19. _ I I I S - fC (Ejé? '_ t I A} A; p ' A? ' . F_ A, - A, .— u 1 mama 5‘9! p 3?. - t I ' "‘ I Has “Cateutate the deratidn at a common stock that pays diyidends at the end-sf each year inle perpetuity. Assume that the' d'Iyidend increases by 2% each year and that the efiectiye rele- Df interest is 5%. fl. £31m ' In" {at 2? __:___.- t. '3- , 2) t ' a Z . (E) ' O a 4‘ {(3144 I t- a “2.. a (0152 . I - {E155 AL 1“ T 13 t1 '0 VJ I,| VJ L/ D HIDE-m4 I 1 P2, "~_ I I lineup-ans and an cfl‘aafivarala 0f lnlaraalaqual [u 8%. . . I'm) 4 ' " II' toilet? Jaguar?) '. {B 5 . f } m {Lt " ________,___a———————-*- I HIE] E- - ‘ .' {D} T . ' E E . t J 1'3 ta 1* ML» 1.. 1 [l u '5 NmIEmbar 2m: 1_ Calculaia 1hr: Macaulay duration or an eight-year lUIJ par value hand with 10% annual Course FM A bond win pat},r a coupon of Hill] a! the end of each ed" the next three years and will pay the faee'tralue (if lflflfl at IhE'Efifi‘fif the lh‘reefifl‘r period. The band’s din-alien , {Macaulay duration} when valued using an annuai effective inlerem rale eflflfi‘fi is X. Calculaie X. 1. {A} Mi NELLDM/k '5 {B} 2.1:: M U {C} m ' 2, H, 1 a A 7 _— I i I-_ L (D) 2.39 "' 7 E‘i [E] 3 .flfl Course FM I :5 May flit-‘05 fl. John purchased three bonds to form a portfolio as foliows: Bond A has semi-annual coupons a1 4%, a duration 0111.415 years, and was purchased For 980. Bond B is a 15-year bond wilh a duralion of $1.35 years and was purchased for 1015. ' Bond C has a duration ol‘ 1 6.6? years and was purchased for Iflflfl. ML: Calculate Lire duration of the portfolio at the limo onurehaso. (a) [sea years (a) 16.5? years ' (C) 1531 years (D) 163? years (E) [6.82 years a“; xZI-LLU- ilKS‘uiolr 4 1mm grasp Managua: ' h—fl' Oi‘ioei-oirr- km r I i677 F6 May 2005 9 Course F M C? p 35. The current price of en ennual‘ccupcn bond is 10D. The cieriyeliye cf the price at the trend with respect to the yield to maturity is JED. The yield to maturity is an annual effective rate of 5%. Caiculete the dureticn cf the bend. {Anne 041A ._ PC ) (3)149 C 00v, 0) {7( @515 7 51:: ’ (niece . : i m 1 7 (Bean [MILL 0 I .ui'" D - )L 33 1131334334 .39" p 21. “Which of the following statements about immunization strategies are true? ' '11: . ' ii. To achieve immunization, the conve'xity oi" the assets must 1 69,951 the convexity of the liabilities. H...---- ll. The full immunization technique is designed Io work for any i _'. _ change in the interesl rate. flll. The theory of immunization was developed to-protect against . r adverse effects created by changes in interest rates. {A} Hone- (B) l and ll only (C) l and lll only II and in only (E) The conch answer is not given by {A}, {E}, (C), and (D). p CM November 295'5 2# Course FM ’ 1D. A cumpany must pay Iiabifilies nfmflfl and 20m] at the end ufyears l and 2, ' ' "Ircspeclively. The only investmenlsavailablc In the company are-1h: {allowing 'w ~ '1‘ fivu zero-cqnpnn bends: Demnnine the can In the cumpany iodny to match its liabilities exactly. . (A) 2am - . I (B 2259 ___...-——— + L ' ' n: } 2503 {J ‘ l' l?“ (D) 27515 1.: Z I {#0 3 ~ {E} 3flfl] ' 6‘10 November 200.5 1.1 Came F M Course PM An inaurance company accepts an obligation [a pay lfl,fll}fl a1 Lhe end of each year for 2 ycars. The insurance company pmchasas a ccrnbinaliun cFlhc Fullcwing {wet hands at Calculate X. (A) 13,564 (a) 111,574 _{C} 111,534 {D} 13,594 {E} 13,604 {ll (ii) l-ycaJ' 4% annual ccupun hand wiih a yicld rate cf5% - a total cual ui‘X in crdar to exactly match its uhligalicn: lwycar 6% annual ccupuu band with a yield rate offi'l'r‘é. 13 May 2005 30. As of mat-roe, an insurance company has a known obligation to pay $1,flflfl,flflfl on ‘lZlfl‘lflflfl'i'. To fund this liability1 the company immediately purchases 4-year 5% annual coupon bonds totaling $822,?DS of par value. 'The company anticipates reinvestment interest rates to remain constant at 5% through 12f31i’fl7. The maturity value of the bond equals the par value] I at} = 931.170}. at =93 1m cast-M» I . : Lt LIE! Under the following reinvestment interest rate movement scenarios effective 1i'1i'2flfl4. what best describes the insurance company's prof it or (loss) as of tzfa‘ltZflDT after the liability is paid? Interest Interest Rates Rates Drop by 141% t +6. cos +11.14? {a} {1435?} +14,4ia “ {teem +1Q,'1i35 «a... (1,313) +i,323 Breakeven Breakaven Increase by Wit. nun Twas —i9‘W.m ‘: rtlfigtcg7 P The following iniormation applies to questions 51 thru 53. Joe mustpav'liabilities of LUCIE clue E months from now and another Loon due one year from now. There are Mo available investments: a 6-month bond with face amount of “LUCIE, a 3% nominal annual coupon rate convertible semiannuallv1 and-a 6% nominal annual vieicl rate convertible semiannuallv: and a one-year bond with face amount of 1 rIL‘IlZiti, a 5% nominal annual coupon rate convertible semiannuellv, and a "its nominal annual 11.irieli:l rate convertible semiannuailiir 1 WM i~—~———t—~——l ‘ . J5EE; _ luau é" 11min _ km; -3115“ LEM"; 51. I QM Mi- ‘q-s E o E _ . ' ' i "t 5- How much of eaéfib‘bfid should Joe purchaseiiit orde? R: exactly (absolutely) match the liabilities? k 6M3 C 1 W ) Elond l Bond H (Al 1 .El'i'fiEH (at. .ssaos 1 to) .9?551 .94293 to}~ same .3153 {E} scams .QTEE‘l Ifigl i iiosioi of“ p The following information applies to questions 51 thru 53. Joe must pay liabilities of LUCIE] due 5 months from now and another 1.ooo due one . year from now. There are two available investments: a 5-month bond with face amount of LUCIE-,a 8% nominal annual coupon rate convertible semiannuaily, and a 6% nominal annual yield rate convertible semiannually; - and a one—year bond with face amount of LOUD, a 5% nominal annual coupon rate convertible semiannually. and a fit: nominal annual yield rate convertible semiannUally 52. What is'Joe‘ls total cost of purchasing the bonds required to exactly (absolutely) match ’ the liabilities? {A} 1594 (a) ' tend to} ' 1914 {Di 1924 {E} ' 1saxlr p 1‘iIDBltfl-d Z z L \IL n The [allowing information applies to questions 51 thru 53- -.Joe--n'iust*pav--Iiabi1ities of 11ooovdue 5 months from now and another mono due one year from now. There are two available investments: a 5-month bond with face amount of 1,0flfl, a 6% nominal annual coupon rate convertible semiannuallv1 and a 5% nominal annual yield rate convertible semiannuallv; and a one-year bond with face amount of 1,033, e 5% nominal annual coupon rate convertible semiannuallv1 and a 7'“le nominal annual yield rate convertible semiannually 53. What is the annual effective vielo rate for investment in the bonds required to exactlyr b {absolutely} match the liabilities?I (A) 6.5%- {B} 5.5% fl - '.> b 11mier 1‘; ...
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