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risk′ man`agement


n.
the techniques used to minimize and prevent accidental loss to a business.
[1960–65]
risk′ man`ager, n.
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risk management

The process of identifying, assessing, and controlling, risks arising from operational factors and making decisions thatbalance risk cost with mission benefits. Also called RM. See also risk.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
Translations
gestion de risques
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Exhibit 1 Scenarios for Years 2 BASE through 5 CASE ONE TWO 1 Prepayment Assumption 5 CPR 7 CPR 7 CPR 2 Credit Loss Assumption 100 bp 200 bp 200 bp 3 Market Yield for B-piece 10.77% 12% 8% 4 Cash Flows to B-piece: 5 Year 1 $15.70 $15.70 $15.70 6 Year 2 13.30 11.19 11.19 7 Year 3 28.08 31.70 31.70 8 Year 4 52.23 49.24 49.24 9 Year 5 42.89 38.52 38.52 10 Total Years 1 thru 5 $152.20 $146.35 $146.35 11 Total Years 2 thru 5 $136.50 $130.65 $130.65 12 Fair Value at End Year 1 $101.80 $94.79 $104.94 13 Interest Income-Year 1 $11.43 $11.43 $11.43 14 Amortized Cost-end of Yr.
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