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  • risk arbitrage — noun arbitrage involving risk; as in the simultaneous purchase of stock in a target company and sale of stock in its potential acquirer; if the takeover fails the arbitrageur may lose a great deal of money • Syn: ↑takeover arbitrage • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Risk — takers redirects here. For the Canadian television program, see Risk Takers. For other uses, see Risk (disambiguation). Risk is the potential that a chosen action or activity (including the choice of inaction) will lead to a loss (an undesirable… …   Wikipedia

  • risk — ► NOUN 1) a situation involving exposure to danger. 2) the possibility that something unpleasant will happen. 3) a person or thing causing a risk or regarded in relation to risk: a fire risk. ► VERB 1) expose to danger or loss. 2) act in such a… …   English terms dictionary

  • risk-benefit — /risk ben euh fit/, adj. involving studies, testing, etc., to establish whether the benefits, as of a course of medical treatment, outweigh the risks involved: to arrive at a risk benefit ratio. [1970 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • risk-benefit — /risk ben euh fit/, adj. involving studies, testing, etc., to establish whether the benefits, as of a course of medical treatment, outweigh the risks involved: to arrive at a risk benefit ratio. [1970 75] …   Useful english dictionary

  • risk-free — Involving no *risk …   Auditor's dictionary

  • Risk management — For non business risks, see risk, and the disambiguation page risk analysis Example of risk management: A NASA model showing areas at high risk from impact for the International Space Station. Risk management is the identification, assessment,… …   Wikipedia

  • risk-averse — Describes an investor who, when faced with two investments with the same expected return but different risks, prefers the one with the lower risk. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * risk averse ˈrisk aˌverse adjective not willing to take risks …   Financial and business terms

  • risk — noun 1》 a situation involving exposure to danger.     ↘the possibility that something unpleasant will happen. 2》 a person or thing causing a risk or regarded in relation to risk: a fire risk. verb expose to danger or loss. ↘act in such a way as… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Risk Reversal —    An option strategy involving the purchase of a put and the sale of a call, or vice versa, with different strike levels. The premium generated from the sale of an option could partly or totally finance the premium to be paid for the purchase of …   Financial and business terms


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