Investments & Financial Planning

In reference to the stock market , what are Fixed income securities ?

Fixed income securities are securities that pay interest at set times at either fixed, floating or variable rates, or which are issued at a discount to their principal amount instead of making periodic interest payments. Fixed income securities include corporate bonds, debentures and other similar corporate debt instruments, zero coupon bonds and variable master demand notes.

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