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Question - Bonds can be classified based on their features, including security, timing of payment of the principal, and identification of ownership. This week's discussion will focus on types of bonds and the determination of the sales price of the bonds.
Please respond to all of the following prompts in the class discussion section of your online course:
Do a quick search online for an example of a company that got funding from a bond. Report back to the class the name of the company, the amount of the bond, the type of bond, and the sales price of the bond.
If you had to choose a type of bond for your company to issue, which would you choose? How would you determine the sales price? Why?
In your opinion, what is the biggest distinction between stock and bonds from the perspective of the issuing corporation?