Question;First;Measure of Knowledge;1. Describe;the current financial environment. How have brokers, traders, investment;bankers, and corporations adapted to current financial conditions?;2. Describe;and define the major USA financial markets. How has our system of capitalism;contributed to their development? Identify some major players in those markets.;3. Why are;accounting and financial statements so emphasized in finance? What is the purpose of this part of the;financial industry?;4. Compare;a couple of industries? income statements and balance sheets. Point out some differences in the liabilities;of a bank and a mining firm, for example.;In which industries do inventory and inventory management matter;more? Discuss capital intensive versus;labor intensive industries. Where does;intellectual capital play its part?;5. Explain;the value of the DuPont equation and its summary ratio analysis.;6. What;does the yield curve depict? What;factors affect the yield curve?;7. Who are;the major players at various maturities on the curve? Illustrate several different issuers of;securities on a yield curve.
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