Episode 39

Rate accompli: Are rising interest rates bad for all assets?

Interest rates are rising at breakneck speed and the impact on the value of assets is profound.

We look at how stocks, bonds, gold and property respond to climbing rates. And consider whether any assets might actually benefit from rising rates?

We dig into why interest rates are so influential for asset prices. So if you're a fan of cost of capital, discounted cashflows and duration effects, this is the episode for you!

And in today’s Dumb Question of the Week: What is an Interest Rate Swap?


Get in touch

📧 mhr@pensioncraft.com

🎧 many-happy-returns.captivate.fm


Join PensionCraft

🌐 Become a member at pensioncraft.com

▶️ Subscribe on YouTube



This podcast is for informational and entertainment purposes and is not financial advice. We do not provide recommendations or endorse any decision to buy, sell or hold any security. We cannot be held responsible for any actions listeners may take and investors are encouraged to seek independent financial advice.

Copyright 2023 Many Happy Returns

About the Podcast

Show artwork for Many Happy Returns
Many Happy Returns
The weekly podcast that makes better investors

About your hosts

Profile picture for Ramin Nakisa

Ramin Nakisa

Ramin is an investment coach, YouTuber and founder of PensionCraft.

He worked for 15 years as an investment banking strategist and has published two books: “A Financial Bestiary” and “Invest in Fear”.
Profile picture for Michael Pugh

Michael Pugh

Michael is a media executive in London, working in news, television and music.

He is an enthusiastic amateur investor and new dad.