finance yield curve, business and finance homework help

Anonymous
timer Asked: Apr 8th, 2017
account_balance_wallet $15

Question description

  1. Online research: do a search for the “the Yield Curve” and study the examples that come up. What are its axes? What data makes up the points that define the curve? What does it tell the financial world that makes it such an important tool? Using internet search, look up the 3 Month Treasury Bill yield and the 10 Year Treasury Note Yield as of January 1, 1981 and as of January 1, 2016, and draw a simple, 2-point yield curve for each of these dates using this data. What are the important ways in which they are different? What did you learn from this exercise? (NOTE: finding this data is a key part of the assignment. If you don’t find it at first, keep looking. It exists and is free and public information.)

Deliverable: One page showing 2 graphs you have drawn: the 1/1/1981 yield curve and the 1/1/2016 yield curve. Axes, data point coordinates (numbers), and the source of each piece of data must be labeled (which website or content provider you got the information from) in order to receive credit.

Format: Paper

Tutor Answer

benwamonicah
School: Cornell University

Attached.

Yield Curve
I.

Defining the yield curve
A. Determining the data used to derive the curve
B. Analyzing the data present in the axes
C. Evaluation on the importance of the curve to the financial world

II.

2-point yield curve
A. Evaluating the difference between the January 1,1981 and January 1,2016 curves
B. Explanation on lesson learnt from the yield curve


Running Head: YIELD CURVE

1

Yield Curve
Institution Affiliation
Date:

YIELD CURVE

2

The yield curve is a graphical representation of quality bonds against their maturity d...

flag Report DMCA
Review

Anonymous
Totally impressed with results!! :-)

Similar Questions
Hot Questions
Related Tags

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors