Business / Taxes / Long Bond: Thirty-year bonds issued by the US Treasury are referred to as long bonds. The interest rate on the long bond is typically but not always higher than the rate on the Treasury's shorter-term notes and bills. The rate on the most recently issued bond is the basis for pricing other long-term bonds and setting other financial benchmarks.
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
Long Adjective Synonyms: extensive, extended, elongate(d), large, great, big
Business / Taxes / US Treasury Bond: US Treasury bonds are long-term government debt securities, typically issued with 30-year terms. New bonds are sold at a par value of $1,000, and existing bonds trade in the secondary market at prices MORE
Business / Finance / Long Bonds: Bonds with a long current maturity. The 'long bond' is the 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. MORE