Term bondsBonds whose principal is payable at maturity. Often referred to as bullet-maturity bonds or simply bullet bonds. Related: Serial bonds.
Yankee bondsYankee bonds
Foreign bonds denominated in U.S. dollars and issued in the United States by foreign banks and corporations. These bonds are usually registered with the SEC. Such as, bonds issued by originators with roots in Japan are called Samurai bonds.
Death backed bondsDeath backed bonds
Bonds backed by loans of a policyholder against a life insurance policy. The policyholder will repay the loans while alive or with the benefits from the insurance policy upon death.
Treasury bondsTreasury bonds
Debt obligations of the US Treasury that have maturities of 10 years or more.
Current income bondsCurrent income bonds
Bonds paying semiannual interest to holders. Interest is not included in the accrued discount.
Bonds Enabling Annual Retirement Savings (BEARS)Bonds Enabling Annual Retirement Savings (BEARS)
Holders of BEARS receive the face value of bonds underlying call option, which are exercised by CUBS (an acronym for Calls Underwritten by Swanbrook). If the calls are exercised by CUBS, BEARS holders receive the total of the exercise price.
Further SuggestionsTAC bonds
Policyholder loan bonds
Collateral trust bonds
Equity linked Eurobonds
Additional bonds test