Problem l A mutual fund manager wants to determine level of future purchases to be made in the following categories. There is $ I million to invest, and no more than half of the funds may be invested in a single category. The following investment GOALS should be met: Goal I: total potential loss exposure should be no greater than $200,000; Goal 2: average portfolio holding time should be at least 1.5 years Goal 3: total brokerage cost should be $15,000, if possible Growth Income New issues Warrants 15% 10% 20% 15% Expected price appreciation 20% 5% 30% 40% Loss exposure Av. Holding time (years) Brokerage cost 196 5% 2% 5% Problem l A mutual fund manager wants to determine level of future purchases to be made in the following categories. There is $ I million to invest, and no more than half of the funds may be invested in a single category. The following investment GOALS should be met: Goal I: total potential loss exposure should be no greater than $200,000; Goal 2: average portfolio holding time should be at least 1.5 years Goal 3: total brokerage cost should be $15,000, if possible Growth Income New issues Warrants 15% 10% 20% 15% Expected price appreciation 20% 5% 30% 40% Loss exposure Av. Holding time (years) Brokerage cost 196 5% 2% 5%

Problem l A mutual fund manager wants to determine level of future purchases to be made in the following categories. There is $ I million to invest, and no more than half of the funds may be invested in a single category. The following investment GOALS should be met: Goal I: total potential loss exposure should be no greater than $200,000; Goal 2: average portfolio holding time should be at least 1.5 years Goal 3: total brokerage cost should be

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