Month: January 2019

Bonds: Types of Bonds and Foreign Currencies

Bonds: Types of Bonds and Foreign Currencies

Bonds are fixed income tool that represents a loan made by a lender to a borrower (typically corporate or governmental). In addition, a bond could be thought of as an I.O.U. between the investor and borrower that includes the details of the loan and its payments. Moreover, a bond has an end date when the…

Read More Read More

Options and Futures: Differences and Strategies

Options and Futures: Differences and Strategies

Options contracts are also consistent contracts allowing investors to trade an underlying asset at a pre-decided price and date. On the other hand, futures contracts are contracts for trading an underlying asset on a future date at a pre-determined price. These are consistent contracts traded on an exchange permitting investors to buy and sell them.…

Read More Read More