The Risks in Bonds
Lecture no. 10 from the course: Advanced Investments
Taught by Professor Steve L. Slezak | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses
Learn how to think about the risks of owning bonds. Start by considering interest rate risk. Then examine how default or credit risk affects the yields on bonds. While most investors only want to consider highly rated bonds, significant return can be earned by bearing default risk.