Basis Risk

Business / Finance / Basis Risk: Uncertainty about the basis at the time a hedge may be lifted. Hedging substitutes basis risk for price risk.

Other Words for Basis

Basis Noun Synonyms: foundation, base, bottom, heart, footing, principle, underpinning, infrastructure
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Other Words for Risk

Risk Noun Synonyms: danger, peril, jeopardy, hazard, chance, gamble
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Risk Classes

Business / Finance / Risk Classes: Groups of projects that have approximately the same amount of risk. MORE

Risk Communication

Health / Disease / Risk Communication: The exchange of information to increase understanding of health risks. MORE

Risk Controlled Arbitrage

Business / Finance / Risk Controlled Arbitrage: A self-funding, self-hedged series of transactions that generally use mortgage securities (MBS) as the primary assets. MORE

Risk Assessment

Business / Agriculture / Risk Assessment: The qualitative and quantitative evaluation of risks posed to health or the environment that arise from an activity, chemical use, or technology. The process includes describing potential adverse effe MORE

Risk Arbitrage

Business / Finance / Risk Arbitrage: Traditionally, the simultaneous purchase of stock in a company being acquired and the sale of stock of the acquirer. Modern risk arbitrage focuses on capturing the spreads between the market value of MORE

Residual Risk

Business / Finance / Residual Risk: Related: Unsystematic risk MORE

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