Advantages Of Buying Bonds
- The advantages of including bonds in your investment portfolio
- When you think about investing, the first thing that may spring to mind is stocks. But that isn't the only vehicle to invest in.
You can look to fixed-interest instruments like bonds.
So what are bonds? And what are the advantages of having exposure to bonds in your investment portfolio?
Read on to find out…
What are bonds?
Bonds are a way for governments and big companies to r... ››› more
- [09 January 2015]
- Build a bond ladder to secure a low-risk, regular income
- Bonds come with a lower risk factor than investing in shares. If you like the idea of taking on less risk and receiving a regular income, bonds could be perfect for you.
But bonds are sensitive to interest rates. They perform in the opposite direction to rates. So you need a strategy to help you overcome this. And that's where a bond ladder comes in.
So how can you build one? Read on to find... ››› more
- [14 July 2014]