Grab a coffee and enjoy the read. Here we round out the top five articles of 2021, with number 2 through to 5.
A beginner’s guide to Residential Mortgage Backed Securities - Ten things you need to know
Here we explore some basic features of residential mortgage backed securities and outline what makes them different to vanilla corporate bonds.
Just for starters - A beginner's bond portfolio
Those new to investing in bonds may find the range of bonds and the risks and returns on offer overwhelming. Here I suggest a beginner’s bond portfolio for $600,000 that can be scaled up or down if you want to invest more or less.
Top 6 tips to assess a company that issues bonds
When assessing a company from a bond perspective, despite some similarities, there are also some critical differences to the criteria we use for assessing a company for equity investments.
New issue premium - it pays to participate in primary
On average an investor is paid a premium for participating in new issues, making it more attractive to purchase in primary or soon after. In this note we highlight the opportunity and how investors can achieve better returns as a result.