Host Bond

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Host Bond

A bond with a warrant or other sweetener attached. For example, a convertible bond is a host bond because it includes the option to change the bond to stock. A host bond is also called a package or a back bond.
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The bank is said to have bought back bonds in order to bolster its balance sheet.
Prices of 10-year Japanese government bond futures rose for the second straight day Thursday, with investors buying back bonds following early declines in bond prices.
Prices of 10-year Japanese government bond futures rose for the fifth straight trading day Wednesday, as investors bought back bonds following a decline in bond prices in early trading.
13 Kyodo Prices of 10-year Japanese government bond futures turned upward Monday, as investors bought back bonds following their decline on Friday.
17 Kyodo Prices of 10-year Japanese government bond futures turned upward Friday, as investors bought back bonds on dips in the absence of fresh incentives.
Prices of 10-year government bond futures rose for the second straight day Friday, as investors continued buying back bonds to adjust their oversold positions following a decline in bond prices early this week.
29 Kyodo Prices of 10-year government bond futures moved up Friday, as investors bought back bonds following a decline in bond prices in early trading.
Prices of 10-year government bond futures turned upward Friday as investors with short positions bought back bonds.
Prices of 10-year government bond futures rose Tuesday, as investors bought back bonds to cover their short, or oversold, positions after bidding for six-year Japanese government notes ended.
Prices of 10-year government bond futures turned upward for the first time in four trading days Thursday, as investors bought back bonds after their prices declined sharply in early trading.