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Technology Risk

Technology can be used to mitigate operational risks. Automated procedures are generally less prone to error than man...

Owais Siddiqui
17 Oct 2022
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What are Credit Ratings?

A credit Rating is a quantified assessment of the creditworthiness of a borrower in general terms or with respect to ...

Owais Siddiqui
17 Oct 2022
1 min read

Volatility Smiles

Volatility smiles are implied volatility patterns generated when option traders allow implied volatility to depend on...

Owais Siddiqui
17 Oct 2022
1 min read

What is a Subprime Mortgage?

A subprime mortgage is a loan secured by real estate and issued to a credit-worthy borrower.Subprime borrowers have a...

Owais Siddiqui
17 Oct 2022
1 min read

Migration Risk

Migration risk is the risk that the credit quality of a debtor decreases following the lowering of credit ratings.

Owais Siddiqui
17 Oct 2022
1 min read

Bond Valuation

Bond Valuation is the amount of money that investors are willing to pay for the stability and guaranteed interest tha...

Owais Siddiqui
16 Oct 2022
1 min read

Exposure at Default, Loss Given Default and Probability of Default

After the financial crisis, international laws were added to reduce the Exposure at Default, Loss Given Default and P...

Owais Siddiqui
16 Oct 2022
1 min read

European Options

A European options contract limits execution to the expiration date, providing more certainty for the buyer.

Owais Siddiqui
16 Oct 2022
1 min read

Expected Loss

The expected loss is the amount of money that a company anticipates losing in the normal course of operations.

Owais Siddiqui
16 Oct 2022
2 min read

Country Risk

Country risk is the potential loss that may be incurred by foreign investors when investing in a specific country.

Owais Siddiqui
15 Oct 2022
1 min read