income bond

noun

Definition of income bond

: a bond that pays interest at a rate based on the issuer's earnings

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Recent Examples on the Web But overall, Simply Money Advisors believes that the income bonds generate and their ability to act as ‘shock absorbers’ when the price of stocks fall are why bonds are a critical part of your investment mix. Nathan Bachrach, Cincinnati.com, "How to apply for Social Security survivors benefits," 11 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of income bond

circa 1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Income bond.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/income%20bond. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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Legal Definition of income bond

see bond sense 2

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