Treasury bond Sentence Examples
The Treasury bond actually started when Archduke Ferdinand was assassinated in 1914.
If you own a Treasury bond at a 4 percent interest rate and market interest rates rise to 6 percent, the value of the bond decreases.
If your Treasury bond pays 4 percent interest when you buy it and the rate drops to 2 percent when it matures, you'll have to invest your cash at a lower rate of return.
Although Treasury bond risk is much lower than other types of investing, it is possible that the government will run out of money to pay the face value of the bonds.Advertisement