5 Questions an MBA should know after reading this article.
Q-1 What is Brexit?
Answer- Brexit is Britain Exits from the EU. The vote was 52:48. The reason? Yes economics. Maybe they will rejoin.
Q-2 Turkish Coup of 2016- What is the deal?
Answer- Turkey blames the US for being behind the coup. Turkey is a member of NATO and wants to be in the EU. Also Turkey is a majority Moslem state and an ally of the US against terror. Potential to be messy.
Q-3 What is an Emerging Markets?
Answer - There are 23 emerging markets. They are characterized as national economies that are developing the infrastructure, the markets, the laws and policies to become fully integrated into the global markets.
Q-4 Why are people talking about Emerging markets?
Answer- investors want returns. The greater the returns the greater the risk. Economics 101.
Q-5 Global Sovereign Bond Index means?
Answer- Lets break it down, Global check, Sovereign – is a term of origination and refers to a specific country. Bond is a sophisticated financial instrument designed to return specific returns over periods of time. Index- this is where the good stuff is- an index is a grouping- the genius of the concept is ……….
Look Canada has a 10 year bond that returns 1.34% - Brazil 10 year bond returns 12.84%- they are both guaranteed by their respective government – The greatest the return at the lowest risk – is the idea behind indexes.
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