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Ticky Fullerton talks XTBs

  • 19.SEP.2017
  • Ian Martin, XTB

XTB CIO Ian Martin spoke to Ticky Fullerton on Sky Business about the benefits of corporate bonds in your portfolio and how XTB portfolios have outperformed bond indices by 175%. When asked how XTB portfolios outperformed both the composite and credit indices, Martin explained that XTB portfolios are comprised of…

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Ticky Fullerton talks XTBs

XTB CIO Ian Martin spoke to Ticky Fullerton on Sky Business about the benefits of corporate bonds in your portfolio and how XTB portfolios have outperformed bond indices by 175%.…

  • Ian Martin
  • XTB
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Market timing of an XTB purchase

Outcome Based Investments Bonds (or XTBs over them; we use the terms interchangeably) are outcome based investments. Absent of a company default, the cash flows you are going to receive…

  • Mark Crowhurst
  • Challis Investment Partners
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XTB Portfolios Outperform Bond Indices by 175%

XTB, a fast growing Australian-based provider of ASX-traded corporate bond investments, announced today that all its portfolios outperformed relevant bond indices in the past 12 months. “Our portfolios outperformed a…

  • Richard Murphy
  • XTB
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Portfolio construction tools: A how-to guide

What is an optimised portfolio? We can approach almost every portfolio construction issue by designing a portfolio of XTBs around any given set of needs. Everyone’s needs are different, so…

  • Ian Martin
  • XTB
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How many bonds do I need to be diversified?

The objective of diversification is to dampen the effects of a bad outcome of one asset in a portfolio. This can manifest in bonds (or XTBs over them; we use…

  • Mark Crowhurst, Head of Trading
  • Challis Investment Partners
Analysis

Bond Market: The month that was. August 2017

Northern hemisphere summer months often produce surprises. In the USA the market focused on: strong payrolls weak inflation sabre rattling between the USA and North Korea the natural disaster of…

  • Ian Martin, CIO
  • XTB
Analysis

Trading Desk Update: August 2017

Keep up to date with the latest market data from our Trading Desk. XTB Total Returns: Analysis of $10,000 investment Source: Australian Corporate Bond Company Interest Rate Futures 31 JUL…

  • Mark Crowhurst, Head of Trading
  • Challis Investment Partners
Education

The life and times of an XTB

The bond lifecycle: All bonds have a have a defined lifecycle. Although elements of that lifecycle might vary – it might be a five or 10-year bond, pay a three…

  • Richard Murphy
  • XTB
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Fixed vs Floating Bonds: 3 Things to Consider

One of the most common questions we receive from advisers is whether to use floating rate or fixed rate bonds in their client's portfolios. We look at 3 key considerations…

  • Richard Murphy
  • XTB
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Take a hike Running Yield

Many equity investors would be very familiar with the term ‘Dividend Yield’. They would most likely consider dividend yields when buying shares.  The same concept exists for bonds, where it’s…

  • Mark Crowhurst, Head of Trading
  • Challis Investment Partners
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