- How would you convince your Client that a "higher" yield bond does not really give a higher yield?
Saw this question on an interview guide but had no answer. Does it have to do with the relation between the nominal yield and the current yield? Or is it relating to YTM? ...
Forum topic - BillieJean - Jan 16 2015 - 11:22pm - 9 comments
- An ERP Retrospective: Looking back (2014) and Looking forward (2015)
Mod Note: This was originally posted on 1/2/15 on his blog "Musings on Markets" At the beginning of 2014, the expectation was that government bond rates that had been kept low, at least according to the market mythology, by central banks and ...
Blog entry - Aswath Damodaran - Jan 20 2015 - 10:05pm
- "It is different this time."- Rate hikes, Dollar strength, S&P 500 correction incoming?
Is it really different this time round? More often than not that phrase tends to go around the room, with various reasons justifying how the current scenario is different from the previous ones and the implications around it. Whilst backward looking, ...
Forum topic - Marker - Sep 29 2014 - 4:02am - 19 comments
- FI Trading Down?
What do you guys think is driving FI trading profits down at the big banks? Seems to me across the board the BB 's have decreased.. ...
Forum topic - Cyril Figgis - Jan 21 2015 - 7:44am - 2 comments
- Best book on bonds?
Hi all, I've been in the markets for a few years, but more focused on equity in both developed and emerging markets. Looking for a single volume that will help round me out on fixed income. Something like what Natenberg's book is on options, only ...
Forum topic - Raider - Jan 13 2015 - 12:02am - 2 comments
- Looking for Bond Markets, Analysis, and Strategies by Fabbozi as an ebook. Anyone?
Anyone happen to this book as a pdf? Thanks. ...
Forum topic - wsonewb - Jan 25 2015 - 9:25pm
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- Investing in bonds in a rates hike environment
Out of interest, is there any way to invest in bonds in an environment when US rates will be rising? ...
Forum topic - 21 - Oct 4 2014 - 5:10pm - 14 comments
- Crash Course on Debt Investing?
I have an interview with one of the major ratings agency coming up for an entry level position in about a week. I've been trading stocks since I was 10, so talking about stocks comes much more naturally. As far as bonds go, I only know what I've ...
Forum topic - Pokemon Master - Sep 21 2014 - 10:58pm - 10 comments
- Question about Bond Market Type
Hey guys, I have a basic question about bonds I was hoping you could answer. I'm a beginner, so please take it easy on me. To my understanding, a bear market for bonds (as with any other security) is when the prices fall. But this also means that ...
Forum topic - BoweyBowey - Aug 25 2014 - 3:27pm - 14 comments