What are Convertible Bonds?
March 15, 2022
Companies can raise money by issuing bonds, and a less common way is through convertible bonds. Keep reading to learn more about these bonds.
What is a Day-Count Convention?
March 8, 2022
A day-count convention is the method of calculating accrued interest between coupon payment dates for a bond or credit swap.
Buying Bonds: A Step-by-Step Guide
March 8, 2022
Keep reading for a basic primer on what you should know before buying bonds. We’ll go over common bond types, the pros and cons and more.
Bonds vs. Stocks: Difference Between Bonds and Stocks
February 25, 2022
Many financial advisors suggest holding a diversified portfolio of bonds and stocks. Let’s take a closer look at bonds vs. stocks.
What is a Callable Bond?
February 14, 2022
While a callable bond comes with a maturity date, the issuer can actually recall the bond before that date.
What is a Bullet Bond?
January 30, 2022
Most seasoned investors and traders who choose investment-grade bonds will find themselves investing in a bullet bond.
What is a Bondholder?
January 23, 2022
A bondholder is an investor who holds a security, in this case a bond, with the promise of a future return.
What is Bond Current Yield?
January 22, 2022
Bond current yield is a simple measure of what the bond will earn if you buy and hold it for a year based on its current price and coupon.