ACA 8,300     CRDB 180     DCB 400     DSE 1,180     EABL 5,150     JHL 9,700     KA 130     KCB 830     MBP 600     MCB 500     MKCB 850     MUCOBA 400     NMB 2,760     NMG 2,320     PAL 470     SWALA 500     SWIS 3,800     TBL 13,500     TCC 9,800     TCCL 1,600     TOL 800     TPCC 1,800     TTP 650     USL 60     YETU 600     

GOVERNMENT BOND

A Government Bond is a bond issued by the Government “The Borrower” to the investors “The Lenders” who are from the general public. When the Government issues a bond it divides that bond into smaller proportions that are sold at a price called the face value. The Government promises investors payment of some interests on the borrowed amount; interests are paid annually or semiannually. Investors are also promised repayment of the borrowed amount after the bond matures.

Currently the Government issues bonds that mature after a period of 2, 5, 7, 10 and 15 years, these bonds yield interest rates of 7.82%, 9.18%, 10.08%, 11.44% and 13.5% respectfully.

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