This course will provide an overview of all major types of fixed income securities. Will highlight: key characteristics and features by security type; relative risks and sources of expected return for each; organization of primary and secondary markets. Will begin with a discussion of fixed income fundamentals, the elements and concepts common to most types of fixed income instruments. Will briefly cover each major segment of the fixed income markets and the variety of securities traded. Will discuss governments, agencies, corporates, municipals and asset backed (including mortgage backed) securities.
You will learn:
- Bond Fundamentals
- Bond Math Basics
- Types of Fixed Income Securities
Pre-Requisites: Capital Markets Overview course