The Schwab platform provides what you need to become a more informed investor.

With thousands of fixed income products available, selecting the ones that are right for you can seem difficult and time-consuming. That's where Schwab helps.

Tools & research for self-directed investors

Search bonds
Use Schwab BondSource® to screen more than 80,000 bonds from close to 200 dealers.1

Learn about bond ladders as an investment strategy

Search CDs
Use Schwab CD OneSource to select a CD that meets your maturity and yield needs.

Research
Get to know the risks, strategies, and ways to manage your fixed income investments.

Expert insights for timely market analysis

Stay at the forefront of modern investing with insights and ideas from Schwab experts, including Kathy A. Jones, Senior Vice President and Chief Fixed Income Strategist, Schwab Center for Financial Research

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Dedicated specialists for complex needs and strategies

Talk to a Fixed Income Specialist about your complex fixed income needs; you can get assistance from our Schwab Fixed Income Specialists.

Access extra tools to help you with your fixed income decisions.

Schwab gives you access to a number of extra tools to help you learn more about and stay on top of the bonds you're interested in, as well as manage your fixed income portfolio.

  • Trade history

    Review historical trading activity for corporate and municipal bonds over a 24-month period.

  • MuniPOINTS®

    Access detailed information about municipal bond issues, including comparison data.

  • Moody's rating reports

    Get in-depth information about individual bonds by reading the latest credit report from Moody's.

  • Schwab Portfolio Checkup®

    Review, analyze, and track the performance of your current asset allocation.

  • Market depth

    View the two-sided market for a bond and see all the ask and bid prices.

  • Bond alerts

    Set up alerts that notify you when a bond's credit rating changes.

  • Security description

    Descriptions help you search for, classify, or group together securities of similar features and attributes.

Security description breakdown

Details include characteristics such as security type, maturity date, and coupon rate, type, and frequency.

You can review credit rating and insurance, including S&P rating, Moody's rating, default status, and trading flat status.

View tax treatment, as well as federal, state, and alternative minimum tax (AMT).

Offer details include price, current yield, yield to maturity, yield to call, and yield to worst.

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