Fundamentals of Bonds
Online interactive course
ABOUT THIS COURSE
What is this course about?
The Fundamentals of Bonds course is designed to help the average person interested in bonds become better aware of the tools available to him or her. The course will discuss different areas of bond trading like “treasury bills/bonds,” “corporate bonds,” and “bond yields”, as well as the risks of working with bonds. By the end of each chapter, you will have picked up valuable information on the fundamentals of bonds, which will help you both short term and in the long run. Every fundamentals of bonds chapter includes a quiz which will test you on the information you have learned, helping you better retain the material provided.
Who is this course for?
Professionals, managers, people interested in trading and investment.
What are the prerequisites for taking this course?
No prior knowledge is required.
What will I achieve by taking this course?
- Learn the basics of bonds by constantly revisiting terms like “treasury bonds” and “auctions,” “corporate bonds,” “convertible bonds” and “bond insurance.”
- Figure out how you can maximize your bond portfolio by learning the risks and advantages of dealing with bonds.
- Obtains the tools needed to operate on your own when trading, selling or buying bonds.
Conceptos Básicos - Lección APREVIEW
- The Central Bank
- The Interest Rate
- Preserving the Value of Money
- Consumer Price Index
- Index Linkage
- The Value of Any Sum Adjusted to the Market
- Obtaining a Bank Loan
- Raising Capital from the General Public
- The Function of the Stock Market
- Buying Bonds
- Terms of a Bond
Conceptos Básicos - Lección B
- Maturation of Bonds
- Bond Sale and Price
- Types of Bonds
- Coupon (Payment Voucher)
- The Yield On a Bond
Examen de Antecendentes Generales
Bonos del Gobierno
- Treasury Bills
- Treasury Bonds
- Treasury Auctions
- Treasury Direct Accounts
- The Adjusted Value
- Addition to the Nominal Amount
- Government Zero Coupon
Examen de Bonos Gubernamentales
- Rating Corporate Bonds
- Speculative and Investment Bonds
Examen de Bonos Corporativos
- Convertible Bond Data
- The Immediate Conversion Premium Test
- Buying Convertible Bonds
- Change in the Conversion Rate
Examen de Bonos Convertibles
- Types of Municipal Bonds
- Investment Characteristics
- Bond Insurance
Examen de Bonos Municipales
Títulos Valores Respaldados con Hipotecas
- MBS Background
- Mortgage Porfolios
- Mortgage Securitization
- Secondary Mortgage Market
Examen de Valores Garantizados por Hipotecas
El Riesgo Derivado de la Inversión en Bonos
- Credit Risk
- Inflation Risk
- Early Redemption Risk
- Reinvestment Risk