Trading Nikkei 225 Index Futures on the Singapore Exchange (SGX)
Report for: FIN8202 (Course Leader: Professor Chandra Krishnamurti)
14 September 2012
By: Gerhardus Coetzee (Student I.D. 006 102 8706)
Table of Contents:
1. What are several human traits that tend to affect investment decision?
Human traits that tend to affect investment decisions are overconfidence, the disposition effect, the ostrich
effect, the house money effect, familiarity, mental budgeting, and cogn
FIN8203 Strategic Investments
1. Maximum amount = Margin Loan (D) = ?
Equity (E) = $30,000
Loan to value ratio = 70% = 0.7
Total value of stock purchase (SP) = E + D
Total value of stock ration = 0.7 = D / SP
Therefore SP = D / 0.7 . ins