Financial Institutions Markets and Money
Quiz 6 :
The Structure of Interest Rates
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0 A) Which of the following statements is true? B) The more marketable a security, the higher its yield. C) The longer the security's term to maturity, the greater its yield. D) Putable bonds offer higher yields than similar non-putable bonds E) Taxable bonds have to offer higher before-tax yields than comparable tax-exempt bonds. Use the following interest rate data to answer the next seven questions. 90-day Treasury bills 8.36 percent 180-day Treasury bills 8.48 percent 2-year Treasury notes 9.10 percent 3-year Treasury notes 9.25 percent 90-day Commercial paper 9.15 percent 3-year Corporate bonds (AA) 10.10 percent 3-year Municipal (A
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Consider a yield curve that has taken into consideration both the expectations theory and the liquidity premium theory. Assume the yield curve is initially downward sloping. If liquidity premium theory is no longer important, the yield curve you would expect to see would be: