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Finance Glossary

Just call us Bond. Amortized bond.

Over 700 finance terms, Shmooped to perfection.

Unsystematic Risk

Definition:

Risk that YOU bring to the table. That is, it's risk of bad stock and bond and ..other.. investment vehicles you'd put your clients' hard earned money into - and lose it because you're a lousy investor. See systematic risk.

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