zero coupon
adjective Date: 1979 of, relating to, or being an investment security that is sold at a deep discount, is redeemable at face value on maturity, and that pays no periodic interest <
zero coupon municipal bonds
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  • zero coupon — loc.agg.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS fin. di titolo, che non richiede lo stacco delle cedole: buoni zero coupon {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: sec. XX. ETIMO: ingl. zero coupon propr. cedola nulla , comp. di zero zero, nullo e coupon cedola …   Dizionario italiano

  • zero-coupon — [zi′rōko͞o΄pän, zē′rōko͞o΄pän] adj. designating or of a bond sold at a discount and redeemed upon maturity at its face value, with no periodic payments of interest …   English World dictionary

  • Zéro-coupon — Une obligation à coupon zéro est un titre dont la rémunération est constituée exclusivement par l écart entre son prix d émission et son prix de remboursement. En fait, tous les intérêts sont capitalisés jusqu’à la fin de la durée de vie de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • zero coupon — noun a) A non existent coupon. They decided to issue a note with a zero coupon. b) A financial security that does not pay interest periodically. Their trademarked financial structure involved issuing several kinds of zero coupons. Syn: zero …   Wiktionary

  • zero coupon —   certificati del tesoro zero coupon   Certificati di credito del Tesoro privi di cedole. Sono titoli a tasso fisso di durata pari a 18 o 24 mesi. Il rendimento è dato dalla differenza tra il valore di rimborso (pari al valore nominale) e il… …   Glossario di economia e finanza

  • zero-coupon — ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : being a security that is sold at a price significantly below face value, pays no annual interest, and is redeemable at full value at maturity zero coupon bonds …   Useful english dictionary

  • zero-coupon — /zear oh kooh pon, kyooh /, adj. of or pertaining to a debt obligation that bears no interest but that is sold substantially below its face value. [1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • zero-coupon — ze′ro cou pon adj. bus (esp. of a bond) bearing no interest but sold substantially below face value • Etymology: 1975–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • zero coupon bonds — are corporate or municipal debt securities that trade at a deep discount from the face value, as the bond pays no interest to the bondholders during its lifetime. Exchange Handbook Glossary Zero coupon bonds are corporate or municipal debt… …   Financial and business terms

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