Bonds & Fixed Income

  1. Gundlach Tells Bond Investors to Get Defensive Now

    DoubleLine's Jeffrey Gundlach says that now is the time for fixed-income investors to begin battening down the hatches.
  2. Activision Blizzard Offers Senior Unsecured Notes (ATVI)

    Activision launched a private transaction offering of two series of unsecured notes.
  3. Has the U.S. Treasuries Bubble Started to Pop?

    The sell-off represents the highest interest rate level since June, and some see it as a sign that the rally in bond prices ...
  4. Italian Gov't Mulling 50-year Bonds

    The Italian government is considering the issuance of 50-year bonds for the first time ever.
  5. Junk Bonds: A Correction May Be Looming

    Corporate debt issued by companies with riskier balance sheets and lower credit ratings typically carries higher interest ...
  6. A Bond Bubble: CFAs Say We're in One

    Almost 90% of CFAs think the bond market is in bubble territory, a recent poll has found.
  1. Credit Linked Note - CLN

    A security with an embedded credit default swap allowing the issuer to transfer a specific credit risk to credit investors. ...
  2. Bootstrapping

    1. A procedure used to calculate the zero-coupon yield curve from market figures. 2. A situation in which an entrepreneur ...
  3. Banker's Acceptance - BA

    A short-term debt instrument issued by a firm that is guaranteed by a commercial bank. Banker's acceptances are issued by ...
  4. Accordion Feature

    A type of option that a company can buy that gives it the right to increase its line of credit or similar type of liability ...
  5. The Different Colors of Asian Bonds

    As the intensifying search for yield goes international, Matt examines and shares his thoughts on the different Asian bond ...
  6. What is the Safest, Best-Returning Place for Your Cash?

    What is the safest investment for your cash: Treasuries, CDs, money markets or mattresses? Here's a look at each.
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