Investing in Bond or Bond Fund

Couple of weeks I did an article on Fixed Income Investments in Indian Market. And provided some caveat. Before getting back to the Indian bond market let’s try to see the key components of Fixed Income securities, It’s the Credit quality, yield, and maturity are key components of fixed-income securities.

Well Credit quality is an indicator of the ability of the issuer of the fixed income security to pay back his obligation. The credit quality of fixed-income securities is usually assessed by independent rating agencies Continue reading “Investing in Bond or Bond Fund”