Information such as traded prices, primary market information, credit rating announcements and new issuer documentation are updated daily. As for the educational content, we aim to provide new articles monthly and will endeavor to upload new videos at regular intervals.
The BIX tools comprise of the BIX Search and the BIX Calculator. The BIX Search enables you to undertake a comprehensive search of Malaysian Ringgit bond or sukuk issues. The BIX Calculator assists you in calculating the price and yield of a bond or sukuk.
There are tool tips within the pages of the platform and also a glossary. If you would like to know more or need any clarification, please do get in touch with us via the CONTACT US page and we will be happy to assist.
Market risk is also called systematic risk where the overall market or asset class will change in value according to economic conditions or other factors that may override any characteristics specific to a bond.
Credit ratings are not buy or sell recommendations, nor are they substitutes for independent investment analysis. Instead, ratings are an opinion about the capacity and willingness of a borrower to meet its financial obligations in full and on time.
A rating downgrade of a bond leads to rise in yield payable on the bond and that leads to fall in price. However, a word of caution, changes in global interest rates, domestic liquidity, monetary policy actions, fiscal situations of a country among other factors also impact interest rates.
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