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Swap In Finance

A swap is a financial derivative in which two parties agree to exchange payments based on the movement of an underlyi...

Owais Siddiqui
11 Oct 2022
2 min read

What is Skewness?

Skewness, a measure of a distribution's symmetry, is the standardised third moment by dividing it by the standard dev...

Owais Siddiqui
11 Oct 2022
1 min read

Reputation Risk with Examples

Reputation risk is the danger that a firm will suffer a loss in public perception due to some factors which is well e...

Owais Siddiqui
11 Oct 2022
1 min read

Arbitrage Pricing Theory

The arbitrage pricing theory is used by investors to make decisions about what assets to buy or sell, and when to do so.

Owais Siddiqui
10 Oct 2022
1 min read

What is Hypothesis Testing?

Hypothesis Testing is an educated statement, based on observations, about what we expect to happen within a population.

Owais Siddiqui
10 Oct 2022
2 min read

Yield to Maturity

When applied to all of a bond's future cash flows, yield to maturity represents present value at market price.

Owais Siddiqui
10 Oct 2022
1 min read

Exponentially Weighted Moving Average

An Exponentially Weighted Moving Average shows how data averages over time as the weight of the data decreases.

Owais Siddiqui
10 Oct 2022
1 min read

Model Risk

Model risk occurs when a financial model is used to measure quantitative information such as a firm's market risks or...

Owais Siddiqui
10 Oct 2022
1 min read

Combined Ratio

The combined ratio is the summation of both the loss and expenses ratios. A company is considered distressed if it ex...

Owais Siddiqui
09 Oct 2022
1 min read

What are Guarantees?

In guarantees, a third party is involved who agrees to fulfil the contractual requirements if the obligor fails to do...

Owais Siddiqui
09 Oct 2022
1 min read