straight bond Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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Meaning of "straight bond" - Business English Dictionary

straight bond

noun [C]
 
 
( also plain vanilla bond) FINANCE
a bond that pays interest twice a year and returns the original money invested at the end of the investment period, rather than one with special characteristics: These fixed-interest securities are more complicated than straight bonds.
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