Mode of learning : Online - Self Paced
Domain / Subject : Mathematics & Science
Function : Teaching
Trainer name : Helen Dakin
Difficulty : Medium
Bonds and Bond Pricing
This course will introduce you to the principles behind the calculation of bond pricing. As you know, the purchase price of bonds fluctuates as market conditions change and with this course, you will see how the purchase price of a bond will change over time.
What are the requirements?
you will need to have completed the Ordinary Simple Annuities course or understand the basic formulas of simple annuities
you will need a scientific calculator or even better, a Business Financial calculator
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 10 lectures and 1 hour of content!
you will be able to calculate the purchase price of a bond
you will be able to determine the amount of premium or discount on a bond
you will be able to anticipate whether a bond should be sold at a premium or a discount
you will be able to approximate the yield rate of return for a bond if you know the purchase price
you will be able to determine the issue price of a bond to provide a given yield rate
you will get a great set of base notes covering all of these topics on bond calculations.
What is the target audience?
students who are taking a mathematics of finance course
students who are in a CFA program
students in a Business Program
students who are in need of an additional resource on the topic of bonds
Section 1: Introduction to Bonds
Workbook and Video Notes
Bonds: Determining the Purchase Price - example 1
Bonds - example 2
Bonds - example 3
bond interest payments and redemption value
Bonds - example 4
Bonds - example 5
determining the purchase price of bonds
Section 2: Determining the Yield Rate
Bonds - example 6 - determining the yield rate
Bonds - example 7
determining the yield rate on a bond
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