Investments

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Q.1- What are the key information sources for mutual funds ? Explain how to evaluate the performance of a mutual fund. ( 3 Marks )

Q.2- Describe how currency futures and interest rate futures are currently utilized in a business environment. Explain the role of interest rate swaps as an alternative to futures.( 3.5 Marks )

Q.3- What are the various methods of participating in foreign investments?
Describe the risks and obstacles associated with foreign investments.
( 3.5 Marks )