TITLE

Bond funds with pop

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Anne Kates
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/7/94, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that as interest rates have plummeted, managers of even fuddy-duddy fixed-income funds have joined the rush to `derivatives' as a means of plumping up yields and making income as predictable as possible. Securities known as `interest-only strips,' `principal-only strips,' and `inverse floaters'; Collateralized mortgage obligations; Investment tips. INSET: Ian MacKinnon (bond guru)..
ACCESSION #
9402037508

 

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