CFA Practice Question

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CFA Practice Question

An investor estimates that over the next year the real risk-free rate is 0.75%, the expected inflation rate is 1.9%, and premium for inflation uncertainty is 0.4%. A corporate bond with a face value of $1,000 and a full year to maturity is selling for $952. What would be the implied credit premium?
A. 1.6%
B. 2%
C. 2.4%
Explanation: 1000/952 - (1 + 0.75% + 1.9% + 0.4%) = 2%

User Contributed Comments 1

User Comment
pveace Either way is to use BAII
FV=1000; PV=-952;N=1, CPT=I less (1.9+1.4+0.75)
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