All articles in this category pertain to bonds. A bond is a loan investors make to a borrower. A corporation or government entity issues bonds as a fixed obligation to pay them back in the future. The full amount of the bond should be paid to its holder by the date specified by the bond. When a government entity needs to pay for a new project, for instance, they may issue bonds to investors. The bond includes the loan terms, interest rate, and the time at which is will be paid back.
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