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a. For each index listed below, give a brief (one sentence) description and state the country that the index’s exchange is located. The “Dictionary” link at is a good source for definitions.Also mark that country on the map provided below. i. Dow Jones Industrial Average ii. S&P 500 iii. Nikkei (i.e. Nikkei 225) iv. FTSE 100 (e.g. Footsie) v. Hang Seng vi. SSE (Shanghai) Composite b. Mark the general location of each exchange on the map below. Which market opens first in the world each day? Which market closes the last? (HINT: Each day officially begins just east of New Zealand.) Dr. Murasko ECON 3311 3 8. Mark whether the situation described below describes direct finance indirect finance: Situation Direct or Indirect? A pension fund allocates employees’ contributions to various equity and debt instruments. A corporation issues a first offering of common and preferred stock. Individuals make contributions to a hedge fund whose managers decide what equities to purchase. A local business obtains a loan from a bank. The Federal government pays for its budget deficit by issuing new Treasury
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