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Understanding how to properly value a vanilla
bond (a plain bond) is essential for finance. Using the following https://www.auctions.zionsdirect.com/ find
3 different funding structures. Describe for each structure: security type,
term, and yield. Furthermore, take a look at each of their offering
documents, and provide a short description of the information found in the
Why do the different types of
bonds get different rates? Explain your answer.
What makes each of the different
structures different? Explain your answer.
What does the rate given say
about the credit rating for each issuer? Explain your answer.
How does credit rating affect
the rate given to the issuer? Explain your answer.
Which structure has the best
credit rating based on the yield given to each structure? Explain your
What is the credit rating
supposed to tell you? Explain your answer.
Which bond is receiving the best
price? Explain your answer.
Why does having a good credit
rating matter to the issuer? Explain your answer.