fixed-income security

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Fixed-Income Security

A security with a guaranteed return. Common examples include bonds, which pay periodic coupons representing a certain interest rate, and preferred stocks, which are legally required to receive a specified dividend at certain times. Typically, fixed-income securities offer lower risk and lower returns than common stock and similar investment vehicles.

fixed-income security

A security, such as a bond or preferred stock, that pays a constant income each period. Price changes in a fixed-income security are caused primarily by changes in long-term interest rates.
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Non-convertible debentures are fixed-income instruments which cannot be converted into shares or equities.
History has proven that investing in stocks over the long term most often provides greater returns and protection against other macroeconomic factors like inflation, than in other fixed-income instruments.
The Annual Summit of Capital Markets 2019 will kick start on Tuesday, titled "Funding instruments and opportunities to accelerate growth and stimulate capital markets", to tackle future fixed-income instruments, Sukuk, long-term government bonds, and green bond.
Among those companies that tapped the fixed-income instruments in the last quarter include Metropolitan Bank and Trust Co.
The investment bank further said that Egypt still offers lucrative investment opportunities in the fixed-income instruments, especially after the drop in the value of the local currency.
The one-year or 364-day T-bill attracted the highest excess subscription of Sh14.5 billion compared to the offer of Sh10 billion and achieved a market average rate of 11.174 per cent with the rate accepted standing at 11.156 per cent lower than in the previous auction.Analysts said that the accepted yields indicated that the T-bill auctions were on a downward trend just as is the direction of the yield curve, which shows the yields that various fixed-income instruments are giving.
It seeks to achieve its investment objectives by employing a strategy of investing in a targeted portfolio of loans and fixed-income instruments of the US and the non-US issuers.
It offers exposure to fixed-income instruments from emerging market sovereign and corporate issuers, and potential for alpha.
This graduate-level designation is conferred upon candidates who complete a one-year educational program focusing on fixed-income instruments, retirement and financial planning, taxes, Social Security, withdrawal plans, stretch IRAs, and reverse mortgages.
Green bonds are fixed-income instruments used to fund environmental projects, involving reducing CO2 emissions, which existed for 7 years, and was pioneered by supranational organisations such as the World Bank, the European Investment Bank and the African Development Bank.
30 June 2014 -- New York-based financial services firm BNY Mellon (NYSE: BK) said it has been appointed by Valtion Elakerahasto The State Pension Fund of Finland to provide global custody for all of VER's direct equity and fixed-income instruments.
BNY Mellon (NYSE: BK), a company involved in investment management and investment services, has been appointed by Valtion Elakerahasto (VER), The State Pension Fund of Finland, to provide global custody for all of VER's direct equity and fixed-income instruments, which are valued at around EUR7.5bn.