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### Given bond duration, price, interest rate, what happens to bond? [on hold]

suppose a bond has a duration of 8 years and is selling in the market for R1085 currently market interest rates are 6% and is expected to rise by 1.5%.what should happen to this bond?
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### what are the units for a rate of return?

My understanding of "rate" is more physics oriented. For example, distance/time is understandable for me and something I can explain. However, a rate of return: "The return, or rate of return, can ...
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### Loan repayment calculations when interest compounding frequency does not match repayment frquency

Is there a formula for calculating loan repayments where interest is compounded daily, but repayments are made only monthly, for instance? I would like to be able to calculate the repayment amount ...
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### How to find the rate of interest?

Q. The simple interest in 3 yrs and the compound interest in 2 yrs on the same principal and at the same rate are 1200 and 832 respectively. Calculate the rate. What I've done: SI in 3 years = ...
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### Paying less interest rate in credit card

I think I've found a way to pay off my credit cards faster, and therefore paying less interest rate. There's a Google Spreadsheet with my work at http://goo.gl/NqliZM My question What payment ...
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### How to split the rent if two roommates live there from the beginning and a third one joins in the middle of the month?

I've been thinking over it and I can't figure it out. Consider the rent of the house is $X$. Now there are two roommates from the beginning and a third one joins in the middle of the month. Now ...
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### I am not getting correct currency converstion

Please can someone kindly aid me with correct solution. The question ask: If EUR 100 were used to purchase British Pounds in Year 1, what would be their approximate value if they were kept for a ...
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### Have I correctly used currency conversion

Please can you help me with this question? I think I have the right answer but I want to make sure. The question asks: JPY 1,000 in Year 1 is worth how many US dollars in Year 1? Assume Value ...
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### how seconds per year does the average worker work?

Approximately how many seconds per year does the average 18 – 21 year women factory worker work? Choices are... A] 2,526 B] 80208 C] 5700 D] 3,443 E] 3958 assuming Accident per person per year is ...
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### not getting the right proportion

I got this answer wrong. I thought it was 55% but it seems the answer is different. Please can you have a look at this and tell me where have I gone wrong and it should be. Thanks in advance. Q) ...