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Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 04-03-2020, 11:32 AM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
I have a hard time seeing them offering the same...

I have a hard time seeing them offering the same exam to people in various location over an extended period of time though.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 04-02-2020, 09:22 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
I hope to not, July 15 is like right in the...

I hope to not, July 15 is like right in the middle of a valuation...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-20-2020, 10:55 AM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
Yes... I am just taking one hell of a long...

Yes... I am just taking one hell of a long "breather" :grin:
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-20-2020, 10:44 AM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
Anyone here play Deep Rock Galactic?

Anyone here play Deep Rock Galactic?
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-17-2020, 08:40 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
Congrats my man! A new child is definitely an...

Congrats my man! A new child is definitely an exhilarating and exhausting experience. Hope all goes well for ya.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-16-2020, 04:43 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
When I muck around with excel's Mduration...

When I muck around with excel's Mduration formula, I think it uses .25, .75 etc, but the problem is I can't match my results to excel's exactly in this instance. I al usually .05 off. If I set the...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-16-2020, 02:50 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
Anyone know how to calculate Macaulay Duration...

Anyone know how to calculate Macaulay Duration for a bond in between coupon date?

e.g. for a 5 year bond between Jan 1, 2020 to Dec 31, 2024. If we purchased the bond on March 15, 2020, what would...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 06:35 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
I can't help but watcj the whole COVID19 thing...

I can't help but watcj the whole COVID19 thing unfold as a zombie film... you know, just replace COVID19 with wildfire... this beats watching the season premier of walking dead while enjoying a pull...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 04:53 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
What have you learned from your research? :D...

What have you learned from your research? :D Yeah, all this uncertainty is not doing any favor to my motivation.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 02:18 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
Like, when your family go on road trips, how do...

Like, when your family go on road trips, how do you decide where to go? Cause every damn time I ask them: where you want to go eat, it's always with uncle Ronald...

At least its 2 vs 2 in my...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 01:42 PM
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Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Our province just had the first confirmed case....

Our province just had the first confirmed case. So far no plans to shut down school yet. I wonder what will happen next...

I have 2 kids, and I have no idea how ppl can manage more than 2...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 10:55 AM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
Graders are like surplus? We artificially...

Graders are like surplus? We artificially allocate them to each line... I mean exam, but they are available to grade any exams?
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Yeah, it would totally suck. Best hope is they...

Yeah, it would totally suck. Best hope is they just delay it to fall. It would be the first time all exams are offered in the same sitting. The problem is they might have problem finding enough...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-13-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Well kudos to them if they are doing that. They...

Well kudos to them if they are doing that. They have nothing to lose by either canceling the spring session (7 and 9 won't happen till next May), or simply move it to Oct. In fact, its probably...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 04:44 PM
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Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
https://www.casact.org/admissions/studytools/exam9...

https://www.casact.org/admissions/studytools/exam9/11-9.pdf

Paste in the link. May I ask which question you are looking at?
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 04:21 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
If the junior tranche of a CDO is worth $1,000,...

If the junior tranche of a CDO is worth $1,000, then the security is worth $1,000 each. Making the total value to be $4,000. However, you can also interpret it as the junior tranch (or 1 security) is...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 03:14 PM
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
They have. And if they expect me to remember the...

They have. And if they expect me to remember the CDF of a normal distribution, they'd be disappointed.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Sure, but please wait till I am done with 7 and 9...

Sure, but please wait till I am done with 7 and 9 first please... :D


Honestly, all this talk about postponing has made me lost quite a bit of steam to study already...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 780
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Posted By Rojo Habanero
What's TBE?

What's TBE?
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 11:27 AM
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Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Well, I wonder what will happen in NA? Will we...

Well, I wonder what will happen in NA? Will we proceed with a lockdown/quarantine coast to coast? That has never happened before but I guess there is a first time for everything.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
I feel your pain buddy. When I wrote P, my...

I feel your pain buddy. When I wrote P, my daughter wasn't born yet, and now she is almost 10 now.

I've been pretty much been an absentee Dad when I prep for exams, and then I spend as much time...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-12-2020, 10:51 AM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Well, I wonder when will they make a final...

Well, I wonder when will they make a final decision in the matter...

I know its wishful thinking, but I still hope this COVID 19 thing would just blow away in a month. But that seem less and less...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-11-2020, 10:07 PM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
I could totally use another 2 weeks to a month to...

I could totally use another 2 weeks to a month to study. Not sure how I feel about delaying this till the Oct sitting though...

One thing that worries me is the measures the countries haven taken...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-11-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
Did any of you bothered to memorize that formula...

Did any of you bothered to memorize that formula (by Edward Altman) for bond bankruptcy in BKM 14? That one seems like a pain to memorize...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 02-26-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 780
Views: 74,469
Posted By Rojo Habanero
I could be totally out to lunch here, but I think...

I could be totally out to lunch here, but I think perhaps the key part of this question is to show that, for 3 (or more) entities, you do not split the Cov share equally like you do with 2 entities. ...
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