Nonsystematic Risk

Business / Finance / Nonsystematic Risk: Nonmarket or firm-specific risk factors that can be eliminated by diversification. Also called unique risk or diversifiable risk. Systematic risk refers to risk factors common to the entire economy.

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

Business / Finance / Systematic Risk: An approach involving regular investments in order to take advantage of dollar-cost averaging. MORE

Risk Management Agency

Business / Agriculture / Risk Management Agency: An independent office within USDA that is responsible for the supervision of the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation: the administration and oversight of the federal crop insurance program and any pilo MORE

Risk Premium

Business / Finance / Risk Premium: The reward for holding the risky equity market portfolio rather than the risk-free asset. The spread between Treasury and non-Treasury bonds of comparable maturity. MORE

Risk Management

Business / Accounting / Risk Management: Procedures to minimize the adverse effect of a possible financial loss by: 1) identifying potential sources of loss: 2) measuring the financial consequences of a loss occurring: and 3) using controls MORE

Risk Lover

Business / Finance / Risk Lover: A person willing to accept lower expected returns on prospects with higher amounts of risk. MORE

Risk Factors

Life Style / Adoption / Risk Factors: Behaviors and conditions present in the child, parent or family that will likely contribute to child maltreatment occurring in the future. MORE

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