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    Key rates

    Hi David, I’m trying to wrap my head around key rates and therefore have a few questions. I tried searching the forum but couldn’t find the answer. In Tuckmans example all securities seems to have the same maturity as a key rate, but one point of key rates were to keep them as few as possible...
  2. Nicole Seaman

    YouTube T4-26: Fixed Income: Maturity vs. Bond Price

    This follows Tuckman's example in Chapter 2. When the yield is unchanged, a bond pulls to par. HOWEVER, the assumption of unchanged yield is unrealistic. Here we assume the term structure (of spot and forward rates) in unchanged. Specifically, this is a 2.5-year swap (or bond) where the fixed...