The simple guide to understanding Bonds (Part 1)


The largest pool of investors money worldwide is invested in Bonds, with over $35 trillion invested according to the trade body. This article is desig
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This is a great introduction to bonds Dice. I studied this for my CII exams and I passed but have forgotten most of it (it was 6 years ago).

Look forward to part 2.


I think of myself as fairly literate financially but you find yourself reading about some fund or other and I don’t know if it’s a sign I’m going senile but I forget what the terms they use mean sometimes. Even things like coupon, I find myself thinking what the heck is a coupon.

So even though I think you’ve got this article spot on Which guys I wish the bloody fund management guys would just drop all the fancy lingo, cause it just aint bloody fancy!