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Discuss the major risks that financial institutions face which could lead to major profit and solvency issues?

Discuss the major risks that financial institutions face which could lead to major profit and solvency issues?

If a bank were to employ a variety of sophisticated tools to eliminate totally the risk in a particular asset, what would be the resultant yield? What spread to Treasury?

Banks are exposed to a variety of risks, including default, duration, currency, prepayment, etc. To manage their risk exposure, should a bank seek to minimize each type of risk?

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Risks of Financial Institutions(FI)
Answer 1:­Major risks that financial institutions face which could lead to major profit and solvency issues are as follows:­
Interest Rate Risk: ­ Interest...

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