Use this tag for questions that relate to debt instruments known as bonds. Generally, money is lent to governments or corporations that is paid back with interest.

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Rationale behind discount bonds?

I'm trying to understand if my rationale behind discount bonds is correct. Let's say Company X issues a 2 year $1000 bond at 5%, market interest rate is 10%. Because the coupon rate < the market ...
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How does Value get rounded in figuring out Bonds Value?

I was reading up on Bonds here on About.com Why Do Bond Prices and Yields Move in Opposite Directions? In the second example it offers: In this example, the opposite scenario occurs. The same ...
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How do you use the formula for YTM when the compounding is semi-annual?

How do I calculate yield-to-maturity (YTM) with a simple handheld calculator? do we multiply n by 2?
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Learning Resources For Eurobonds

Please suggest me some books/articles about eurobonds which answer such questions as: what is it, how it works, what are the risks, what are the advantages and so on.
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Download bond vs maturity data

As my homework about finance bonds I have to find current term structure of interest rates (yield curve), plot interest rate from some found bonds vs maturities of bonds. The problem is I have found ...