Comment on the following statement: Possessing a callable bond is always a positive information because you enjoy capital gains from the bond retirement at par.

Answer ALL Questions
Question 1

  1. What role commissions undertake in the market efficiency test ? (4 marks)

 

  1. In a Maybank research report entitled “Capitalising Value and Growth Investment”, the report says that “excess returns from value equities is likely to follow a time period of below par performance, rendering early identification and purchase of value equities ineffective strategically.” Explain why early buying of value equities is ineffective strategically. (6 marks)

Question 2

  1. Comment on the following statement: In valuing a bond, it makes no difference in terms of the age of the security. All that matters is the length of the expiry period. (2 marks)

 

  1. Comment on the following statement: Possessing a callable bond is always a positive information because you enjoy capital gains from the bond retirement at par. (8 marks)

Question 3
Although stop orders are very useful, surveys show that very few individual investors use them. Why does this happen ? (2 marks

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Create a Reference List (i.e., Thriving at Trident and at least one additional source of your choice).

Module 3 – Case TIME MANAGEMENT, WRITING SKILLS, AND FINANCIAL LITERACY Case Assignment   Time Management and Writing Skills       Setting goals is an important first step toward….

Create a Reference List (i.e., Thriving at Trident and at least one additional source of your choice).

Module 3 – Case TIME MANAGEMENT, WRITING SKILLS, AND FINANCIAL LITERACY Case Assignment   Time Management and Writing Skills       Setting goals is an important first step toward….

Explain your answer by showing all calculations, reasons for exclusions, and supporting legislative references where appropriate.

Part A CGT & Small Business CGT Concessions All dollar amounts are in Australian dollars. Jeremy is 51 and had a successful sole trader business for 11 years producing music videos….