riskiness
noun see risky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • riskiness — UK US /ˈrɪskinəs/ noun [U] ► the degree to which something is risky: » While the fund s returns increased, so did its riskiness as an investment. »It will be up to banks themselves to make adequate provision for the riskiness of the loans they… …   Financial and business terms

  • riskiness — risky ► ADJECTIVE (riskier, riskiest) ▪ involving risk. DERIVATIVES riskily adverb riskiness noun …   English terms dictionary

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  • riskiness — Synonyms and related words: chanciness, criticalness, danger, delicacy, desultoriness, doubtfulness, dubiousness, hazard, hazardousness, infirmity, insecurity, insolidity, instability, insubstantiality, peril, perilousness, precariousness, risk,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • riskiness — rɪskɪnɪs n. dangerousness, perilousness, hazardousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • riskiness — risk·i·ness …   English syllables

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  • riskiness — noun a state of danger involving risk • Syn: ↑peril • Derivationally related forms: ↑perilous (for: ↑peril), ↑peril (for: ↑peril), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Capital asset pricing model — In finance, the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) is used to determine a theoretically appropriate required rate of return of an asset, if that asset is to be added to an already well diversified portfolio, given that asset s non diversifiable… …   Wikipedia

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