Serial bonds

Corporate bonds arranged so that specified principal amounts become due on specified dates. Related: term bonds. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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serial bonds UK US noun [plural] FINANCE
bonds that are bought at the same time but that mature (= become ready to be paid) at different times

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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