A debenture is a debt security, like a bond is, but unlike a bond a debenture is unsecured. However, the two terms are basically interchangeable--a lot of people call bonds debentures and debentures bonds.
no bond is not an optional money. A cheque can be a form of optional money.
A convertible debenture is a type of convertible bond. However, a debenture is unsecured debt, which means that there is no collateral for the bond. The alternative to a debenture would be a secured bond such as a mortgage bond that would be secured by real estate. If the company goes out of business, the collateral for the secured bonds would be used to pay off those bonds and the holders of the debentures would be paid from whatever is leftover. Most convertible bonds are debentures.
debentures are a form of unsecured debt that is in the form of a bond. This type of debt is normally used by corporations for funding. A share is just a percentage of a company that you own through purchasing a share of stock of a company.
oil = commodity dollars = currency exchange market treasuries = bond market Corn and wheat-Commodity market Pesos and yen-Currency exchange market Munis and Treasuries-Bond market
A type of convertible bond issued in a currency different than the issuer's domestic currency. In other words, the money being raised by the issuing company is in the form of a foreign currency. A convertible bond is a mix between a debt and equity instrument. It acts like a bond by making regular coupon and principal payments, but these bonds also give the bondholder the option to convert the bond into stock.
Bonds are 'tied' to the money market. Fluctuations in currency exchange rates will alter the price of the bond.
A foreign bond has three characteristics: * The bond is either issued by a foreign entity (such as a government, municipality, or corporation). * The bond is traded on a foreign market. * and, The bond is denominated in a foreign currency. Foreign bonds are subject to currency risks, as when you hold the bond it is denominated in a foreign currency. As bonds take a specified time to mature, there is no guarentee of the return of the bond given the currency exchange fluctuations. A eurobond is a bond issued and traded in a country other than the one in which its currency is denominated. A eurobond does not necessarily have to originate or end up in Europe although most debt instruments of this type are issued by non-European entities to European investors. Meaning an entity can place a bond on the German exchange denominated in American dollars. Another difference is the composition of the underwriting syndicate. Eurobonds are underwritten by an international syndicate and is not subject to the rules and regulations of any country. Foreign bonds, however, are underwritten in the country of currency denomination, and are therefore subject to the regulations of that country.
The centeral bank is not allowed to just print money and go buy their morning coffee with it. They have to buy bonds if they want to inject money into the economy. When the bonds mature, they are repaid using currency. So the reserve bank looses an asset (the bond), and gets nothing in return (remember they can't go spend the currency that they just received in payement for the bond. The currency is just stored away, removed from the economy). In effect, outstanding currency means that the bank 'owes' somebody a bond, and they can come and claim that bond with their currency (obiously an oversimplification but you get the idea.) Many years ago money was a liability to the bank because it was redeemable for gold. Now it is redeemable for bonds.
Debentures function more or less like bonds. One can also term debentures as a variant of bonds. Debentures are issued by a company which offers to pay interest in lieu of the money borrowed for a pre-specified period. In essence, it represents a loan taken by the issuer who pays an agreed rate of interest throughout the life of the instrument and repays the principal normally, unless otherwise agreed, on maturity. Bonds on the other hand are more secured than debenture. As a debenture holder, you provide unsecured loan (most of the times debentures are unsecured in nature) to the company. Debentures carry a higher rate of interest as the company does not offer any collateral to you for your money. For this reason bond holders receive a lower rate of interest but are more secure in nature.
Bond syndication is when a government issues debt in its own currency. For example, Greece writes out a fair amount of syndicated bonds.
Most companies retire debentures by issuing another set of debentures, hence, most companies don't park funds for retiring debentures by creating any fund. The bond market will surely get affected negatively by such a move of the ministry of corporate affairs. Section 117C of the Companies Act, 1956, requires every company issuing debentures to create a debenture redemption reserve (DRR) for the redemption of such debentures and transfer an 'adequate' amount from its profits every year to such DRR until the issued debentures are redeemed. Hence, every issue of redeemable debentures requires creation of a DRR. The said Section, however, does not provide the meaning of the word 'adequate'. In the year 2002, the ministry of corporate affairs (MCA) issued a circular clarifying the meaning of 'adequate' and provided the percentage which is mandatorily required to be transferred to DRR by certain class of companies. However, to develop the bonds market, MCA issued another clarification circular on 11 February 2013 (Circular 2013)
The currency would fall in value against other currencies.
A type of convertible bond issued in a currency different than the issuer's domestic currency. In other words, the money being raised by the issuing company is in the form of a foreign currency. A convertible bond is a mix between a debt and equity instrument. It acts like a bond by making regular coupon and principal payments, but these bonds also give the bondholder the option to convert the bond into stock. These types of bonds are attractive to both investors and issuers. The investors receive the safety of guaranteed payments on the bond and are also able to take advantage of any large price appreciation in the company's stock. (Bondholders take advantage of this appreciation by means warrants attached to the bonds, which are activated when the price of the stock reaches a certain point.) Due to the equity side of the bond, which adds value, the coupon payments on the bond are lower for the company, thereby reducing its debt-financing costs.
John Adams's portrait does not appear on any denomination of U.S. currency. However, his portrait is on the $75 EE Savings Bond.
Its a Bond which means wherein a Home Country( say, India) deals with some Foreign Country ( say, Japan-Samurai Bond OR US- Yankee Bond OR UK- Bulldog Bond etc) in their own currency i.e Yen OR USD OR Pounds.
A greenback bond was given to me. How much are they worth now? And how do I go about cashing or depositing it?
high energy phosphatidyl bond.
Stock Bond costing 500 and 1000 BDT
You draft a Motion for Bond and Motion for an Emergency Hearing. You file it with the appropriate clerk of court and serve it on the appropriate parties. Then you contact the Judge's staff and request that it be set down for a hearing.
A debunture is an unsecured loan certificate issued by a company, backed by general credit rather than by specified assets. A bond is a debt investment in which an investor loans money to an entity that borrows the funds at a fixed interest rate.
Instruments that derive their value from another security (the underlying security), such as a share, share price index, currency or bond.
BONDS DEBENTURES *bonds are more secure . * It is UN secure loan you offer to a company *bonds are non convert able * easy conferable . . * low interest paid to BH. * higher interest to DH. * Issued by public companies * Issued by private sector . * bond is long term debt instrument . * short term debt instrument .
In law, a debenture is a document that either creates a debt or acknowledges it. In corporate finance, the term is used for a medium- to long-term debt instrument used by large companies to borrow money. In some countries the term is used interchangeably with bond, loan stock or note. A debenture is thus like a certificate of loan or a loan bond evidencing the fact that the company is liable to pay a specified amount with interest and although the money raised by the debentures becomes a part of the company's capital structure, it does not become share capital..Debentures are generally freely transferable by the debenture holder. Debenture holders have no rights to vote in the company's general meetings of shareholders, but they may have separate meetings or votes e.g. on changes to the rights attached to the debentures. The interest paid to them is a charge against profit in the company's financial statements.Do your homework kid.