This course focuses on bonds and the bond market. While the cash flows of bonds are specifies, their valuation is particularly challenging given interest rate movements, embedded optionality, and credit risk. As part of an examination of structured products, the course will examine the process of creating, valuing, and trading mortgages. Further, the course explores the skills needed to manage fixed income portfolios considering both client specific objectives and the market environment. Prereq: ACFI 801 (Corporate Finance); ACFI 802 (Investments).
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
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