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English definition of “baby bond”

baby bond

noun [C]
 
 
FINANCE
an investment plan for children in the UK that begins at birth and whose purpose is to provide money for the child after the age of 18: By putting £50 a month in baby bonds, you might accumulate £24,000 over 18 years. Baby bonds are more formally known as a Child Trust Fund.
US informal a bond with a value of $1,000 dollars or less: Baby bonds bring the bond market within the reach of the small investor.
(Definition of baby bond from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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