1 Chapter 10 Bonds and Mutual Funds What You’ll Learn Section 10.1 Describe the characteristics of corporate bonds. Identify the reasons corporations sell bonds. Explain he reasons governments issue bonds. Identify the types of government bonds. Section 10.2 why investors buy corporate bonds. Discuss Identify sources of information for selecting bond investments. Section 10.3 Identify types of mutual funds. Section 10.4 Discuss sources of information for selecting mutual funds. Describe the methods of buying and selling mutual funds.