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Bond Terms

Bond Terms

If you want to find a glossary of bond terms, you can visit the website called investinginbonds.com, of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association. You can also see our Investor Bulletins on municipal bonds, corporate bonds, high-yield corporate bonds and interest rate risk for more information about bonds.


The Office of Investor Education and Advocacy has provided this information as a service to investors.  It is neither a legal interpretation nor a statement of SEC policy.  If you have questions conce