In Plus episode 266 for the week of August 31, 2019 we explore whether corporate bonds spreads should be lower if overall interest rates are low. In other words, can we observe investor fear by looking at the ratio of high yield corporate bonds yields relative to Treasury yields instead of just the difference between the two yields.
We also identify what investors need to consider when investing in a security that can be redeemed early by the issuer. Examples include callable bonds, preferred stock and CDs.
Finally, we analyze a Simple Agreement for Future Equity (SAFE) that are used for start-up investments in order to allocate future equity shares.
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