Liquidity risk

• In banking, risk that monies needed to fund assets may not be available in sufficient quantities at some future date. Implies an imbalance in committed maturities of assets and liabilities.

• The risk that arises from the difficulty of selling an asset. It can be thought of as the difference between the true value of the asset and the likely price, less commissions.


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