Bonds and Fixed Income Mathematics

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Calculate current yield and current price of a bond

Calculate Yield to Maturity of a bond

Calculate Macaulay Duration of a bond

Clock2 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
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In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to сalculate current yield and current price of a bond, calculate Yield to Maturity of a bond, and calculate Macaulay Duration of a bond. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We're currently working on providing the same experience in other regions. This course's content is not intended to be investment advice and does not constitute an offer to perform any operations in the regulated or unregulated financial market.

Skills you will develop

BondsFinancial Data AnalysisCapital MarketFixed IncomeSecurities

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to Bonds

  2. Introduction to Fixed Income

  3. Time Value of Money

  4. Yield to Maturity

  5. Macaulay Duration

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step



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