zero coupon bond

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Noun1.zero coupon bond - a bond that is issued at a deep discount from its value at maturity and pays no interest during the life of the bondzero coupon bond - a bond that is issued at a deep discount from its value at maturity and pays no interest during the life of the bond; the commonest form of zero-coupon security
governing, government activity, government, governance, administration - the act of governing; exercising authority; "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"
corp, corporation - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
bond certificate, bond - a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal
zero coupon security, zero-coupon security - a security that makes no interest payments but instead is sold at a deep discount from its face value
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For deep discount bonds, this means that bondholders may have tax liability that exceeds the actual cash interest income from the bonds.
The EXIM-Bank bonds sold this time are one-year discount bonds with the par value at RMB 100.
Argentina's Discount bonds due 2033 were little changed at a bid price of 80.
The default rating will remain until Argentina makes a payment on the discount bonds, S&P said.
Argentina deposited $539 million in the indentured trustee Bank of New York Mellon's account at the Central Bank of Argentina before a June 30th coupon payment on the restructured 2033 Discount bonds.
On Argentina's local over-the-counter market, benchmark Discount bonds rose 1.
The press service of NASDAQ OMX Armenia has told ArmInfo that discount bonds for a total value of AMD 479,213,920
Institutional investors would be offered a different mix, mostly discount bonds, which Argentina said would reward them handsomely.
12) In the absence of this rule, taxpayers could enter into debt-financed purchases of market discount bonds and shelter income by coupling (currently deductible) interest payments with (tax deferred) market discount.
of the exchange for discount bonds at between 48 and 51 cents per dollar
18 May 2011 - Rating agency CARE today said it had upgraded the ratings on the long-term bank facilities and the deep discount bonds of Indian bridge operator Noida Toll Bridge Co Ltd to A from A-.