Yield spread

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Updated: Aug 20, 2021

The difference between the yields on two bonds. The bonds may be of different maturity, from issuers with different risk characteristics, have different principal, or offer different coupon payments.

Reference: Oxford Press Dictonary of Economics, 5th edt.



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