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‘Asset class’ is a term that describes groups of securities that act similarly in the marketplace. There are several different asset classes, but for individual investors, the most important are equities – otherwise known as stocks and shares – and bonds, which are often divided into government bonds and corporate bonds. When you buy equities, you are literally buying part of a business, and becoming a co-owner, or shareholder, of that particular firm. The returns you get come in two forms. Firstly, any increase in the share price, making your investment more valuable; and secondly, dividends, which are your share of the profits the business makes. But if the firm goes bankrupt, as a shareholder, you’re close to the end of the line when it comes to being repaid. When you buy bonds, h...
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In this finance lesson I will go over what the money market (short term debt market) is and the types of financial instruments that are sold within the money market such as Treasury Bills, Certificate of Deposits (CDs), Commercial Paper, Bankers' Acceptance, Eurodollars, Repurchase Agreements (repos), Brokers' Call, Federal Funds, the Federal Funds Rate, the London Interbank Offer Rate (LIBOR rate), and an explanation of the yields on money market instruments. What is the money market? Money Market instruments What type of securities are sold in the money market? What financial instruments are sold in the money market?
The greatest investor of our generation (Warren Buffett) made his billions investing in stocks. In this episode, Ron DeLegge, Chief Portfolio Strategist @ ETFguide examines Buffett’s other favorite asset class and what investors can learn from it. Take Ron’s Portfolio Report Card challenge and if you score an “A” you win $100! Go to http://www.etfguide.com/portfolio-report-card
Equities, fixed income and cash equivalents are introduced as the basic asset classes in this video. A discussion on the rationale behind classifying securities into different asset classes is also held. For more content: http://www.ecognosi.org/
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Learn about investing with our simple-to-understand series, "A Guide to Investing". In this second video, we explain asset classes. A unit trust fund can invest in different assets, namely equity, listed property, bonds and cash. Find out: The risks and returns expected from each asset class Diversification and why it's important to not put all your eggs in one basket Visit www.prudential.co.za to find a fund that works consistently for you.
In this lecture, we consider the concepts of asset classes and asset allocation.
http://www.subjectmoney.com http://www.subjectmoney.com/definitiondisplay.php?word=Asset%20Allocation Asset allocation is the allocation of an investor's assets among a broad spectrum of asset classes. When we say asset classes, we are not talking about individual securities, we are talking about different classes of assets such as bonds, stocks, commodities, real estate etc... https://www.youtube.com/user/Subjectmoney https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hD6DDuX0jKc