Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    How do I solve this using this formula?

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!


    The Spot Exchange Rate (R) between the British Pound and the Japanese Yen is Y190.00/L

    The Six Month foward rate (F) is Y199.0476/L

    British six-month government bonds offer an interest rate of 5%

    Assuming that the global finaincial markets are perfectly efficent, what interest rate should Japanese six-month government bonds be offering? Using this formula:
    1+i=(1/R)(1+i*) F=(1+i*)(F/R)

    (i= domestic int rate; i*=foreign int rate)

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:55 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Summary

    The expert determines how to solve an equation using formulas. A British six-month government bonds which offer an interest rate are found.