Joint tenants with right of survivorship

Definition:

In the case of a joint account, on the death of one account holder, ownership of the account assets is transferred to the remaining account holder or holders.

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Portfolio opportunity set

The expected return/standard deviation pairs of all portfolios that can be constructed from a given set of assets.

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