The Pros and Cons of Bonds
In the world of investing, there is a perception among the general public that bonds are not as appealing as stocks or unit trust funds. However, as any smart investor will tell you, bonds can be a crucial part of your investment portfolio. If you invest in a high quality bond, you will discover that potentially, they can provide a steady income stream and at a fixed coupon (interest) rate. By the end of this article, you will be able to identify the pros and cons of bond investing. In Malaysia, most investors seem to be more familiar with the term "bond fund" or "bond unit trust fund".