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For nearly two decades, individual and institutional investors have relied onThe Handbook of Fixed Income Securities as the world's leading reference for fixed income information. This new edition continues to define the field, while broadening its focus with new chapters on derivatives, a greater focus on structured finance and international markets, and more emphasis on applied material for today's time-pressed practitioner. Influential editor Frank J. Fabozzi and today's top fixed income authorities address the latest developments, financial instruments, and portfolio strategies. Money managers and institutional investors will turn to this thoroughly revised edition for: • Strategies for managing corporate bond portfolios • Expanded coverage on asset backed securities • Techniques for hedging risk in emerging markets

Revised edition covers all major fixed income markets, including money market instruments, corporate bonds, mortgage pass-throughs, bond swaps, financial futures and more.

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An updated and revised edition of an authoritative resource providing current information on fixed income securities. The volume's 62 chapters, each written by an authority on the subject, are divided into seven sections: general information about the investment features of fixed income securities and associated risks; domestic and foreign bonds and money market instruments; credit analysis of these instruments; mortgage- backed securities; methodologies for valuing fixed income securities; popular fixed income portfolio management strategies; and derivative instruments and their portfolio management applications. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071358057
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 8/24/2000
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 1373
  • Product dimensions: 6.29 (w) x 9.25 (h) x 2.22 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Overview of the Types and Features of Fixed Income Securities 3
2 Risks Associated with Investing in Fixed Income Securities 20
3 A Review of the Time Value of Money 28
4 Bond Pricing and Return Measures 49
5 Price Volatility Characteristics of Fixed Income Securities 83
6 The Structure of Interest Rates 113
7 Treasury and Agency Securities 141
8 Municipal Bonds 155
9 Private Money Market Instruments 186
10 Corporate Bonds 203
11 Medium-Term Notes 233
12 Domestic Floating-Rate and Adjustable-Rate Debt Securities 255
13 Nonconvertible Preferred Stock 265
14 Convertible Securities 290
15 The High-Yield Corporate Bond Market 307
16 Eurocapital Markets 327
17 Stable Value Investments 354
18 Credit Analysis for Corporate Bonds 375
19 Credit Considerations in Evaluating High-Yield Bonds 411
20 Investing in Chapter 11 and Other Distressed Companies 421
21 Guidelines in the Credit Analysis of General Obligation and Revenue Municipal Bonds 443
22 Sovereign Risk from a Corporate Bond Analyst Perspective 470
23 Mortgages 483
24 Mortgage Pass-Through Securities 502
25 Collateralized Mortgage Obligations 549
26 Asset-Backed Securities 583
27 Evaluating Credit Risk of Asset-Backed Securities 602
28 Valuation of Bonds with Embedded Options 611
29 Option-Adjusted Spread Analysis 635
30 OAS and Effective Duration 665
31 New Duration Measures for Risk Management 682
32 Interest-Rate Risk Models Used in the Banking and Thrift Industries 695
33 Risk Measures for Foreign Bonds 709
34 Fixed Income Risk Modeling 720
35 Valuation and Risk Analysis of International Bonds 733
36 Valuation and Analysis of Convertible Securities 750
37 The Term Structure of Interest Rates 779
38 Bond Management: Past, Current, and Future 833
39 The Active Decisions in the Selection of Passive Management and Performance Bogeys 840
40 A Sponsor's View of Benchmark Portfolios 864
41 Indexing Fixed Income Assets 882
42 Bond Immunization: An Asset/Liability Optimization Strategy 896
43 Dedicated Bond Portfolios 927
44 Beyond Cash Matching 942
45 Improving Insurance Company Portfolio Returns 955
46 Asset/Liability Management for Property/Casualty Insurers 971
47 The Management of High-Yield Bond Portfolios 995
48 International Bond Investing and Portfolio Management 1007
49 International Fixed Income Investing: Theory and Practice 1045
50 Introduction to Interest-Rate Futures and Options Contracts 1079
51 Pricing Futures and Portfolio Applications 1106
52 Treasury Bond Futures Mechanics and Basis Valuation 1119
53 The Basics of Interest-Rate Options 1145
54 An Overview of Fixed Income Option Models 1171
55 Hedging with Futures and Options 1204
56 Interest-Rate Swaps 1236
57 Interest-Rate Caps and Floors and Compound Options 1255
58 Forecasting Interest Rates 1277
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