Overview
This course will introduce you to a wide variety of calculations and related concepts that are used by financial market participants in a wide variety of applications  calculating prices, rates of return, and yields for example. These concepts and more will be discussed.
This course consists of 15 modules, broken out into 3 sections:
 Interest Rate Conventions and Time Value of Money
 Debt Security Pricing
 Bond Yields and Rates of Return
The course contains approximately 2 and a half hours of video content, and supplementary PDF files of the instructor's presentation are included to help participants follow along.
Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course, you will be able to...
 Determine the relationship between price and yield on fixed income securities
 Explain the interest rate and pricing conventions for fixed income instruments
 Describe different day count and compounding conventions used in fixed income securities
 Evaluate the dramatic difference between yield to maturity and realized rate of return
 Calculate price of both coupon bearing and zero coupon bonds
 Apply financial math applications as it is used in finance, banking, securities and insurance markets and jobs
Target Audience
 All levels of participants are encouraged to take this course.
Course curriculum

1
Interest Rate Conventions and Time Value of Money
 Interest Rates and Yields FREE PREVIEW
 Interest Rates and Yields (Slides)
 Interest Rates and Rates of Return
 Interest Rates and Rates of Return (Slides)
 Interest Rate Conventions and Time Value of Money Part 1
 Interest Rate Conventions and Time Value of Money Part 1 (Slides)
 Interest Rate Conventions and Time Value of Money Part 2
 Interest Rate Conventions and Time Value of Money Part 2 (Slides)
 Compound Interest
 Compound Interest (Slides)
 Time Value of Money and Bond Pricing
 Time Value of Money and Bond Pricing (Slides)

2
Debt Security Pricing
 Pricing Zero Coupon Bonds FREE PREVIEW
 Pricing Zero Coupon Bonds (Slides)
 Pricing Coupon Bonds
 Pricing Coupon Bonds (Slides)
 Bond Pricing Versus Bond Valuation
 Bond Pricing Versus Bond Valuation (Slides)
 Pricing Discount Securities
 Pricing Discount Securities (Slides)
 Discount Rates Versus Bond Equivalent Yield
 Discount Rates Versus Bond Equivalent Yield (Slides)

3
Bond Yields and Rates of Return
 Bond Yields
 Bond Yields (Slides)
 Yield to Maturity
 Yield to Maturity (Slides)
 Yield to Maturity Versus Rate of Return
 Yield to Maturity Versus Rate of Return (Slides)
 Yield to Maturity as an Expression of Current Value
 Yield to Maturity as an Expression of Current Value (Slides)