Meaning of “discount bond” in the English Dictionary

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"discount bond" in Business English

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discount bondnoun [ C ]

uk us also discounted bond FINANCE

a bond sold before its payment date at a price that is lower than its value, so investors will get a profit when the bond is paid on its payment date:

The par and discount bonds have a life of 30 years with all the capital being repaid on maturity.

(Definition of “discount bond” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)