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# What is coupon rate?

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Coupon rate is simply just the annual coupon payments paid by the issuer relative to the bond's face or par value.

Coupon rate can be calculated by dividing the sum of the security's annual coupon payments and dividing them by the bond's par value. For example, a bond which was issued with a face value of \$1000 that pays a \$25 coupon semi-annually would have a coupon rate of 5%.

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# Do bonds have different coupon rates?

  Answer   Yes.

# How is coupon rate calculated on FRN instrument?

FRN are bonds that have variable coupon. The Floating Rate Notes  are calculated by adding the spread to the fixed reference rate for  that day.

# What is the difference between the coupon rate and the interest rate?

Coupon rate is something that is paid semiannually. The interest  rate is something that starts as soon as a bond is issued.

# What is the difference between yield and coupon rate?

yield is the return on investment, for example dividend paid. coupon is the rate of interest related to bonds or debentures.

# What is the relationship between coupon rate on a bond and security provisions?

Coupon Rate: The actual interest rate on the bond, usually payable in semiannual installments. The coupon rate normally stays constant during the life of the bond and indicate

# What is relationship between a bond coupon rate and its duration?

  bond coupon rates and yield rates have very similar effects and a very similar relationship to duration, lemme explain, by first explain durations effects in relation to

# What is the difference between discount rate and coupon rate?

For this answer we have to know the six categories of premioum:   a. Inflation premium(more risk): high inflation means tha investors will require a higher return in order

# Difference between coupon rate and yield to maturity?

The coupon rate is the actually stated interest rate. This is the rate earned on a NEW issue bond. The yield to maturity takes into consideration the purchase price of a bond

# What is the Difference between coupon rate and required return of a bond?

The difference between the coupon rate and the required return of a  bond is dependent upon the type of bond. Junk bonds will have the  biggest difference between its return

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# Why is the coupon rate a bad estimate of a firm's cost of debt?

A coupon rate is not a good estimate of a firm's cost of debt, as  it is only a reflection of the firm's cost of debt when bonds were  issued, not the current cost of debt.

# What is the coupon rate for R153 government bond?

currently it is 7.8%

# What is the relationship between coupon rate and bond price?

The Bond price is the amount of the bond when it becomes mature. The coupon rate is the amount of interest payable on the bond. Bonds have three major components The first

# Which bonds will have the higher coupon rate a secured debt or a debenture?

i guess debenture, since its more riskier!

# What are the interest rates for zero coupon bonds?

They pay no 'coupon' which is the income paid periodically. You make a return by buying at a discount. As an example, if you buy a zero coupon bond for \$86.26, maturing at \$10
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