Treasury bond Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “Treasury bond” in the English Dictionary

"Treasury bond" in British English

See all translations

Treasury bondnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtreʒ.ər.iˌbɒnd/  us   /-ɚ.iˌbɑːnd/
an ​official US ​documentshowing that someone has ​lentmoney to the US ​government that will be ​paid back after ten ​years and on which ​interest will be ​paidtwice a ​year
(Definition of Treasury bond from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Treasury bond" in Business English

See all translations

Treasury bondnoun [C]

uk   us   (also T-bond, also Treasuries [plural]) FINANCE, GOVERNMENT
a US ​governmentbond of more than 10 ​years that makes ​interestpayments every six months: The ​benchmark 30-year Treasury bond's ​yielddropped 13 ​basispoints to 6.91%.
(Definition of Treasury bond from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of Treasury bond?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

carnival

(a special occasion or period of) public enjoyment and entertainment involving wearing unusual clothes, dancing, and eating and drinking, usually held in the streets of a city

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More