Fixed Income Unlocked

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8 videos • 1 hour 45 minutes

  • Fixed Income Unlocked (1/4): Introduction to Bonds and Bond Pricing

    Lindsey begins his series by explaining what a bond is, why people invest in them and the factors you should consider when investing.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked (2/4): Money Market Investment and Risk

    Lindsey continues his series by explaining money market funds. He covers some of the risks involved in investing in a money market fund and some of the aspects investors consider when assessing these risks.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked (3/4): Bond Investment and Risk

    In this video, Lindsey covers the investment strategies in bonds and shows the risks and potential returns on these investments.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked (4/4): Bond Risks

    Many bond market commentators will use duration as a key measure of the risk of a bond, however, there are plenty of other risks that bond investors are taking on. Lindsey outlines some of these risks, including credit and liquidity risk.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked II (1/4): Investing in the Bond Market

    Investors in bonds need to understand using yield as measure of potential returns, as part of managing the risks taken in a bond portfolio, in order generate a return. Lindsey will now build on that understanding to apply what you have learnt in the previous series to bond investments.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked II (2/4): Yield Curves

    Generally yield curves are built for a specific currency and for a specific issuer. In this video, Lindsey discusses LIBOR curves, the technical details behind building a curve and how this information applies to real curves.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked II (3/4): Floating Rate Notes

    In this video, Lindsey moves away from explaining fixed rate investments and discusses floating rate notes, or FRNs, which issues a coupon based on a moving interest rate.

  • Fixed Income Unlocked II (4/4): Interest Rate Swaps

    In the final video of the series, Lindsey explains interest rate swaps in various examples including as a series of forwards, as bonds and as FRNs.