high-yield Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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high-yieldadjective

uk   us   (also high-yielding) FINANCE
used to describe ​bonds that ​pay a lot of ​interest, ​shares with high dividends, etc., often involving a high ​level of ​risk: The new high-yield ​fundsbuybonds from ​companies with a ​lowercreditrating. The ​fund will ​invest in a ​mix of high-yieldingcorporate bonds. The ​fund is ​invested 35 ​percent in ​gilts, with the ​remainder in the US high-yield ​market.
(Definition of high-yield from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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