Virginia Commonwealth University
School of Business
Funds Management in Financial Institutions
Midterm Review Topics
1. The Financial Services Modernization Act of 1999 effectively repealed the GlassSteagall Act. Many trace the current banking crisis to t
FIRE 441 Financial Institutions Funds Management
Review Questions for Midterm 2
True or False:
1. Interest rate risk is solely a result of movement of market interest rates. F
While many factors influence the level and movement of IR, it is the central
FIRE 437 Review Guide for Final Examination
Please note that this guide only covers new material since Midterm 2. You should study earlier review
materials and your first two midtermss, as the final is cumulative.
While liquidity risk was covered in th
1. Which of the following is true?
Both forward and futures contracts are traded on exchanges.
Forward contracts are traded on exchanges, but futures contracts are not.
Futures contracts are traded on exchanges, but forward contracts are not.
FIRE 451 Option Practice test:
The Table below contains the current prices for calls and puts at various strike prices.
Current Stock Price:
5/8/15 (T =.25)
3 month risk free rate:
(quoted on an annuali
Test #3 Study Guide. What you need to know
Types of Swaps
Receiving vs- paying on swap
Day count issues, how to calculate payments
Other rate swapsBasis, Index Amortizing, Diff, CMT
Comparative advantagehow to calcul