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Wholesale bonds, retail bonds and savings bonds, all stand in the corporate bonds market, but how does their impact differ?
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A bond in its simplest form is a loan issued by a government, company or other institution. Instead of taking the loan out through a bank, the borrower approaches investors for capital.
The persistently low interest rate environment has meant it has become very difficult to generate sufficient income from savings accounts, fixed-term deposits or even conventional retail bonds. In addition, rising…
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