Bond Evaluation, Selection, and Management, Second Edition
Copyright © 2010 R. Stafford Johnson. All rights reserved.
Author(s): R. Stafford Johnson
Published Online: 29 NOV 2011 10:34AM EST
Print ISBN: 9780470478356
Online ISBN: 9781118267639
About this Book
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A fully revised guide to fixed income securities that reflects current market conditions
The Second Edition of Bond Evaluation, Selection, and Management combines fundamental and advanced topics in the field, offering comprehensive coverage of bond and debt management.
This fully updated and revised edition provides you with the basics needed to understand various strategies, and explanations of cutting edge advanced topics. Focusing on essential concepts, models, and numerical examples, this book will help you quickly become familiar with the tools needed to effectively select, evaluate, and manage bonds.
- Covers both the fundamental and advanced topics in the field, including debt securities, bonds with embedded options, asset-backed securities, and bond derivatives
- Reinforces important concepts through review questions, web exercises, and practice problems in each chapter
- Reviews the history of the credit markets from the 1980s to the present with a retrospective look at the 2008 financial crisis
- Contains "Interview Boxes" consisting of questions and answers with distinguished fixed-income portfolio managers, traders, analysts, and academicians
Filled with in-depth insights and practical advice, this reliable resource offers a solid foundation in understanding the complexities of evaluating and selecting bonds and other fixed income securities.