Municipal Bond

Business / Finance / Municipal Bond: Represents borrowing by state or local governments to pay for special projects such as highways or sewers. The interest that investors receive is exempt from some income taxes.

Other Words for Bond

Bond Noun Synonyms: tie(s), shackles, chains, fetters, manacles, handcuffs, trammels, thongs, cord(s), rope(s), restraint(s), constraint(s), check(s), control(s), rein(s)
Bond Verb Synonyms: cement, bind, hold together, stick, cohere
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Other Words for Municipal

Municipal Noun Synonyms: civic, civil, metropolitan, urban, city, town, village, borough, parish, council
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Insured Bond

Business / Finance / Insured Bond: A bank or financial account that is insured for the benefit of the depositor, protecting against loss in the event that the savings institution becomes insolvent. See: FDIC. MORE

Municipal Bond (Muni)

Business / Taxes / Municipal Bond (Muni): Municipal bonds are debt securities issued by state or local governments or their agencies to finance general governmental activities or special projects. For example, a state may float a bond to fund MORE

General Obligation (GO) Bond

Business / Taxes / General Obligation (GO) Bond: State and local governments issue general obligation (GO) municipal bonds and pay the interest and repay the principal from general revenues. GO bonds considered somewhat less risky, and so pay slight MORE

Flower Bond

Business / Finance / Flower Bond: In the context of municipal bonds, refers to the statement displaying the priorities by which municipal revenue will be applied to the debt. In the context of mutual funds, refers to the movement of m MORE

Bond Counsel

Business / Finance / Bond Counsel: An attorney who prepares the legal opinion concerning a municipal bond issue. MORE

Bond Fund

Business / Taxes / Bond Fund: A bond mutual fund sells shares in the fund to investors and uses the money it raises to invest in a portfolio of bonds to meet its investment objective — typically to provide regular income. The ap MORE

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