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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Global Banking News-December 2, 2015--Kuwait's Burgan Bank to buy back bonds worth USD362.9m
Investors unloaded government bonds in the morning amid jitters over the Bank of Japan's bond-buying operation for the day, but they bought back bonds in the afternoon as the operation's outcome was mostly in line with market expectations, brokers said.
Yesterday, the company launched an offer to buy back bonds for a total NOK250m.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 29, 2010--Banco de Castilla-La Mancha to buy back bonds of Caja de Ahorros de Castilla-La Mancha(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
French specialty chemicals maker Rhodia, which owns Albright & Wilson at Old-bury, is to buy back bonds worth nearly pounds 750 million to restructure its debt pile and cut interest charges.
Indonesia's state-owned telecomms company, PT Telkom, has said that it intends to buy back bonds it issued in 2002 using internal funds.
The sale was made possible by a series of reforms last year, one of which allows municipalities to use federal tax participation payments to back bonds and other debt.
Credit analysts said buying back bonds improved the debt situation for remaining bondholders, while still keeping the firm's banks onside ahead of loan talks on Monday.
As the MOF buys back bonds at their face value rather than market prices, investors may incur losses.
The government had eased liquidity in the markets by buying back bonds through open market operations during the year 2012-13.
After initial bond selling, bond prices moved in a narrow range as investors bought back bonds, deemed safe assets, on persistent worries over the eurozone sovereign debt crisis, brokers said.