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Explain whether the following statements are true or false. a. Derivative transactions are designed to increase risk and are used almost exclusively by speculators who are looking to capture high returns. b. Hedge funds typically have large minimum investments and are marketed to institutions and individuals with high net worths. c. Hedge funds have traditionally been highly regulated. d. The New York Stock Exchange is an example of a stock exchange that has a physical location. e. A larger bid-ask spread means that the dealer will realize a lower profit.

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Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337395250

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Chapter 2, Problem 10Q
Textbook Problem

Explain whether the following statements are true or false.

  1. a. Derivative transactions are designed to increase risk and are used almost exclusively by speculators who are looking to capture high returns.
  2. b. Hedge funds typically have large minimum investments and are marketed to institutions and individuals with high net worths.
  3. c. Hedge funds have traditionally been highly regulated.
  4. d. The New York Stock Exchange is an example of a stock exchange that has a physical location.
  5. e. A larger bid-ask spread means that the dealer will realize a lower profit.

Expert Solution

a.

Summary Introduction

To identify: Whether the given statements are true or false.

Introduction:

Financial Market: A market where the trade the financial securities such as equity, and bonds is known as financial market. Money market and capital market are the types of financial market.

Explanation of Solution

  • Derivatives transactions are the transactions which are used for the purpose to reduc...
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b.

Summary Introduction

To identify: Whether the given statements are true or false.

Introduction:

Financial Market: A market where the trade the financial securities such as equity, and bonds is known as financial market. Money market and capital market are the types of financial market.

Expert Solution

c.

Summary Introduction

To identify: Whether the given statements are true or false.

Introduction:

Financial Market: A market where the trade the financial securities such as equity, and bonds is known as financial market. Money market and capital market are the types of financial market.

Expert Solution

d.

Summary Introduction

To identify: Whether the given statements are true or false.

Introduction:

Financial Market: A market where the trade the financial securities such as equity, and bonds is known as financial market. Money market and capital market are the types of financial market.

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e.

Summary Introduction

To identify: Whether the given statements are true or false.

Introduction:

Financial Market: A market where the trade the financial securities such as equity, and bonds is known as financial market. Money market and capital market are the types of financial market.

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