Fixed income education

Discover more about Corporate Bonds and other fixed income products

Fixed income topics

Corporate bonds

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Government bonds

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Term deposits

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Capital indexed bonds

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Inflation linked bonds

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Indexed annuity bonds

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Fixed income courses

The Benefits of Bonds and Fixed Income in a Balanced Portfolio 11.5 CPD hours

Fixed income provides investors with four key benefits

Predictable cashflow


Fixed income investments provide a regular income stream through coupon or interest payments.



There is a deep and active market for secondary trading of most fixed income securities in Australia. Low risk investments like Government bonds can be highly liquid and sold at short notice if needed.



Fixed income investors enjoy diversification from the two most highly cyclical asset classes - equities and property.

Capital Stability

Capital stability

Bondholders have priority over hybrid and equity holders in the event of liquidation. Assuming the issuer of a bond remains solvent, they are contractually obliged to pay back the principal value to the bondholder.

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Upcoming eventsUpcoming seminars and events

Learn how you can help protect your capital by investing in corporate bonds. These sessions will cover:

  • The basics of fixed income
  • The features and benefits of a diversified portfolio of DirectBonds
  • How to access the bond market

Canberra - Portfolio Construction
27 November 2018, 10:30am*

*All times listed are local times