Three types of bonds: Part 3 - Inflation linked bonds

This is the third and final article in this series. Combined, the articles explain that bonds are appropriate investments across all economic cycles. There are three different bonds that work best under different economic conditions: fixed rate, floating rate and inflation linked

This is the third and final article in this series. Combined, the articles explain that bonds are appropriate investments across all economic cycles.

There are three different bonds that work best under different economic conditions:

  1. Fixed rate
  2. Floating rate
  3. Inflation linked

An inflation linked bond (ILB) is the only investment that provides a direct hedge against inflation and therefore should feature in most investment portfolios.

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