derivative investments

derivative investments

Investments that rely on the performance of underlying assets in order to establish value and return profits.

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The use of derivative investments exposes the Fund to the potential lack of liquidity, increased transaction costs and possible losses greater than the Fund's initial investment.
Investors can also check for structured products or derivative investments provided by alternative investment funds and portfolio management services," says Swaika.
In recent weeks, the most significant matter they have wanted to talk about is the rule proposed by the NCUA Board relating to certain credit unions being allowed to engage in derivative investments.
Mashreq is reportedly seeking a jury trial and damages, including punitive damages, and a return of profits it might have made without the derivative investments, according to Bloomberg's report.
3 billion loan from Berkshire in 2009 after it incurred heavy losses on derivative investments during the financial crisis.
For investment professionals and advanced finance students, this timely guide to structured financial products presents detailed information on derivative investments and provides a neutral and research based analysis of current complex investment packages.
Today, the program is global and encompasses a broad range of topics such as fixed-income analysis, alternative and derivative investments and portfolio management.
Today, the programme represents a global context, and covers topics such as fixed-income analysis, alternative and derivative investments and portfolio management.
Many Western countries, notably the US, Britain and Switzerland, were forced to spend billions of dollars to recapitalise their banks during the financial crisis because of their losses on complicated derivative investments.
The bank is under legal scrutiny for allegedly duping a 77-year-old woman into buying highly risky derivative investments that led to losses of about USD26m.
1 product subject to client disputes was mutual funds, with derivative investments (e.
Researchers found a general lack of understanding of gold derivative investments, operational failures, murky plans for debt repayment and a lack of exposure to the gold pricing structure.