problem 1: Describe what a unit trust is and describe the criteria for their pricing.
problem 2: Describe the merits and demerits of investing in gilts.
problem 3: Describe the merits and demerits of investing in a property bond.
problem 4: Investing overseas has its merits and demerits. Illustrate.
problem 5: Describe the merits and demerits of investing in debentures.
problem 6: Describe the different types of investment accounts offered by building societies.
problem 7: You are faced with competing investments in residential property and office buildings. What considerations will affect your choice?
problem 8: What is the formula for compound interest? Describe your answer with an illustration that computes the amount of £12,000 for five years at 7%.