Bond Trading


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Bond Trading

The buying and selling of bonds. Bond trading involves both government and corporate bonds in both the primary market (the first sale at issue) and the secondary market (all subsequent sales). Most transactions involving bonds occur over-the-counter. Bond prices both affect and are affected by the current state of the stock market.
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Deutsche Bank (NYSE: DB) plans to focus more on improving profitability rather than expanding in its bond trading business, said a Reuters report.
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