Measuring of bond price sensitivity
AbstractIn this article is analyzed duration as a measure of interest risk of bonds. We study significant factors which influence on highness of duration and also price chance of bonds. We discuss different ways to calculate duration and also we try to show its importance to management of bonds portfolio.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by University of Economics, Prague in its journal Český finanční a účetní časopis.
Volume (Year): 2007 (2007)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
Postal: Český finanční a účetní časopis, Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze, nám. W. Churchilla 4, 130 67 Praha 3
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