Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Topic: Bonds and Interest Rate Opportunities
Speaker: John P. Bott, II, Chairman of the Board and Chief Economist, Tri-Star Financial
The Federal Reserve Bank controls the short end of the interest curve. Learn how Bott designs portfolios to reduce risk and improve portfolio performance using collaterized mortgage obligations. What are the factors investors must be aware of to avoid the pitfalls of an increasing yield environment? Will the city of Detroit’s bankruptcy affect your portfolio?