Operating Risk

Business / Finance / Operating Risk: The inherent or fundamental risk of a firm, without regard to financial risk. The risk that is created by operating leverage. Also called business risk.

Other Words for Risk

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

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 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

Business / Accounting / Risk: Exposure to loss of investment capital due to a variety of causes such as business failure, stock market volatility, and interest rate changes. In business, the likelihood of loss or reduced profit. MORE

Reverse Price Risk

Business / Finance / Reverse Price Risk: A type of mortgage pipeline risk that occurs when a lender commits to sell loans to an investor at rates prevailing at the time of mortgage application but sets the note rates when the borrowers close MORE

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