Can You Short a Bond?

With today’s electronic trading platforms, executing a short trade is as simple as buying or “going long” a security. From a practical standpoint however, there are some additional factors the short seller must consider…

Where To Buy Bonds?

There are 3 Places You Can go to Buy Individual Bonds: TreasuryDirect.gov You can buy Treasury Bills, Notes, Bonds, and TIPS directly from the US Government. This is a good option ONLY if only plan to by Treasuries and hold…