Asset Classes

Fixed Income

Fixed Income

Bonds

Fixed Income (Bonds) are an interest paying promise to pay money

More About Fixed Income

Terms

Interest Rate
Leveraged Loan

Mentioned by the Following

Asset Classes

General Obligation Bond
Private Credit

Entities

ALEX.fyi
Amherst Pierpont Securities LLC
Arbor Research & Trading, LLC
Avalon Investment & Advisory
BlackRock
Bond Angle, LLC
Buckingham Strategic Wealth
COEX Partners
Charles Schwab Corporation
Churchill Management Group
Cumberland Advisors
Dana Investment Advisors
Factor, LLC
Financial Markets Training Ltd
Homer & Company
Lombard Odier Investment Managers
Montag & Caldwell
North Star Asset Management
Oaktree Capital Management
Oxford Lane Capital Group
PGIM
Pacific Investment Management Company
Pacific Investment Management Company, LLC
Salem Investment Counselors
Seilern Investment Management
Standard Life Aberdeen
TCW Group
Templeton Growth Fund
The Vanguard Group
Verdad Advisers
Weldon Financial

Events

1946 to 1981 Bond Bear Market
Taper Tantrum

EntityTypes

Ratings Agency

People

Adam Cohen
Alan Greenspan
Alan Gula
Alex Gurevich
Andreas Clenow
Andrew Park
Arik Ben Dor
Arthur Hyde
Asoka Woehrmann
Austin Root
Ben Breitholtz
Ben Hunt
Benjamin Halliburton
Bill Campbell
Bill Gross
Bob Lang
Bruce Phelps
Carley Garner
Charles Sizemore
Chris Pavese
Chris Whalen
Christophe Ollari
Christopher Cole
Crista Huff
Dan Passarelli
Dan Rasmussen
David Kotok
Davis Edwards
Dean Curnutt
Diego Parrilla
Dylan Grice
Ed Yardeni
Edward McQuarrie
Edwin Elton
Emad Mostaque
Eric Peters
Evan Lorenz
Frank Fabozzi
Frank Partnoy
Frank Reilly
Galen Burghardt
Gary Antonacci
George Goncalves
Gerald Jensen
Gontran de Quillacq
Greg Diamond
Greg Obenshain
Greg Vaughan
Gregory Weldon
Harley Bassman
Hildy Richelson
Howard Penney
Ira Walker
Jared Dillian
Jeff Gundlach
Jeff Marcus
Jeff Miller
Jeff Weiss
Jim Bianco
Jim Grant
Jordan Kotick
Julian Brigden
Keith Brown
Kelley Wright
Kent Collier
Lacy Hunt
Larry McDonald
Larry Robins
Larry Swedroe
Leo Kolivakis
Lev Dynkin
Liz Ann Sonders
Luis Garcia-Feijoo
Luke Ellis
Marco Kolanovic
Marcos Carreira
Mark Carney
Mark Sebastian
Mark Shenkman
Markus Heitkoetter
Martin Gruber
Marty Fridson
Matt Zames
Michael Covel
Michael Gayed
Michael Green
Michael Kahn
Michael Lebowitz
Michael Nicoletos
Mike Taylor
Mish Schneider
Mish Shedlock
Mona El Isa
Neil George
Neil Schofield
Paul Isaac
Peter Brandt
Peter Seilern
Pippa Malmgren
Ramsey Smith
Raoul Pal
Richard Lehmann
Richard Sandor
Ronnie Stoeferle
Russell Napier
Sabrina Fox
Samuel Rines
Sarah Gefter
Scott Skyrm
Slobodan Jovanovic
Srinivas Thiruvadanthai
Stephanie Ruhle
Steven Bleiberg
Steven Hawkins
Tad Rivelle
Terrence Belton
Theodore Barnhill
Tony Crescenzi
Tony Greer
Trevor Mottl
Vicki Bryan
Vincent Catalano
Vincent Randazzo
Warren Pies
Woody Brock
Yannik Zufferey

Publications

The Weekly Quill
ETF Pro
ETF Pro Plus
Everything You Need to Know About Asset Allocation
Grant's Interest Rate Observer
High Yield Bonds
Inside The Yield Book
Marketimer
Peak Income
Stigum's Money Market
The Handbook of Fixed Income Securities
The Investor's Guidebook to Fixed Income Investments
The Strategic Bond Investor
Trading the Fixed Income, Inflation and Credit Markets

Strategies

Asset Allocation
Global Macro Strategy

Terms

Collateralized Loan Obligation
Debt Financing
Interest Rate
Modified Duration
Pension Fund
Reinvestment
Tranche

Wisdom

Credit Is an Opinion in itself - there is little distinction between sentiment and credit risk

Jim Grant

Alan Greenspan

Mark Carney

Bill Gross

Charles Sizemore

Jeff Gundlach

Evan Lorenz

Harley Bassman

Marty Fridson

Edward McQuarrie

Richard Lehmann

Asoka Woehrmann

Frank Fabozzi

Austin Root

Greg Diamond

Alan Gula

Crista Huff

Jordan Kotick

Neil George

Kelley Wright

Bob Lang

Jared Dillian

Larry Swedroe

Christopher Cole

David Kotok

Emad Mostaque

Raoul Pal

Jim Bianco

Paul Isaac

Russell Napier

Dean Curnutt

Ed Yardeni

Steven Bleiberg

Ronnie Stoeferle

Sabrina Fox

Kent Collier

Andrew Park

Sarah Gefter

Adam Cohen

Richard Sandor

Tad Rivelle

Tony Greer

Larry McDonald

Michael Lebowitz

George Goncalves

Scott Skyrm

Ramsey Smith

Warren Pies

Julian Brigden

Vincent Randazzo

Michael Kahn

Woody Brock

Ben Hunt

Michael Gayed

Vincent Catalano

Dan Rasmussen

Greg Obenshain

Michael Green

Eric Peters

Dylan Grice

Srinivas Thiruvadanthai

Jeff Marcus

Greg Vaughan

Mish Shedlock

Mish Schneider

Larry Robins

Lev Dynkin

Howard Penney

Luis Garcia-Feijoo

Luke Ellis

Chris Whalen

Marco Kolanovic

Marcos Carreira

Ira Walker

Mark Sebastian

Markus Heitkoetter

Martin Gruber

Peter Brandt

Matt Zames

Mike Taylor

Andreas Clenow

Carley Garner

Stephanie Ruhle

Michael Covel

Slobodan Jovanovic

Pippa Malmgren

Neil Schofield

Frank Partnoy

Davis Edwards

Liz Ann Sonders

Trevor Mottl

Gerald Jensen

Christophe Ollari

Edwin Elton

Frank Reilly

Keith Brown

Mona El Isa

Mark Shenkman

Steven Hawkins

Peter Seilern

Galen Burghardt

Michael Nicoletos

Terrence Belton

Gary Antonacci

Lacy Hunt

Samuel Rines

Dan Passarelli

Jeff Weiss

Leo Kolivakis

Bruce Phelps

Hildy Richelson

Vicki Bryan

Ben Breitholtz

Alex Gurevich

Arik Ben Dor

Gontran de Quillacq

Gregory Weldon

Benjamin Halliburton

Yannik Zufferey

Arthur Hyde

Jeff Miller

Theodore Barnhill

Bill Campbell

Chris Pavese

Tony Crescenzi

Diego Parrilla

  1. Creditworthiness of the borrower
  2. The rate of interest
  3. The quality of the money (currency / inflation risk)

Common Fixed Income Traps

  • Examine the creditworthiness of the borrower before looking at the interest rate.¬† A high interest rate may lure you in, but may result in losing your money if the borrower is not creditworthy


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