Risk classes

Risk classes

Groups of projects that have approximately the same amount of risk.
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Risk Classes

Securities that are divided into different groups, each with a different level of risk. That is, Treasury securities are in one risk class because they are risk-free while speculative stocks are in a different risk class because they are extraordinarily risky.
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