Question: In each of the following cases identify what risk the

In each of the following cases, identify what risk the manager of an FI faces and whether the risk should be hedged by buying a put or a call option.
a. A commercial bank plans to issue CDs in three months.
b. An insurance company plans to buy bonds in two months.
c. A thrift plans to sell Treasury securities next month.
d. A U. S. bank lends to a French company with the loan payable in euros.
e. A mutual fund plans to sell its holding of stock in a British company.
f. A finance company has assets with a duration of six years and liabilities with a duration of 13 years.

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