WARRENVILLE, Ill. (1/31/11)--Balance Sheet Solutions has completed the first session of a three-part webinar on “Introduction to Marketable Securities,” with more than 120 participants enrolled. The free educational series offers a first look at securities investments available to federal and state-chartered credit unions. The sessions are broken down into three topics:
* Investing in Marketable Securities--Necessary First Steps; * Overview: Federal Agencies; and Overview: Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS); and * Collateralized Mortgage Obligations (CMOs).
The series explores the initial steps on getting started in investing and continues into more complex investment types. The next session, on Tuesday, will cover federal agency securities, including bullets and structured issues. The Feb. 8 webinar will give an overview of the MBS market, including CMOs. Balance Sheet Solutions is recording the sessions. For more information, contact Balance Sheet Solutions at 888-796-6389, ext. 2846, or email firstname.lastname@example.org