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Yield Curve Theories

Article collaboration with: Vrushank Setty Setting the Context: Understanding and being able to predict how the Yield Curve is going to evolve over time, would enable investors to make better informed decisions for their capital allocations. In academia and Finance literature, certain popular theories have emerged which take a shot at explaining the behaviour of […]

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Finance Fixed Income

Fixed Income Part II

Guest Post by Vrushank Setty Key ideas discussed As we have discussed the basic terminologies of what Fixed Income instruments are in the previous post, lets dive deeper and understand the following concepts in this post: What is a Yield Curve? What are the common shapes a Yield Curve can take on? What is a […]

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Introduction to Fixed Income

Guest Post by Vrushank Setty What is a Fixed Income (FI) instrument? A fixed-income instrument is an investment tool where the investors get a stable or a measurable form of return for their investments. We are using the term “measurable” because the return payments are known well in advance. These returns are in the form […]