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Dirty price

Bond price including accrued interest, i.e., the price paid by the bond buyer.

Dirty Price

The price of a coupon bond that includes the present value of all future cash flows. That is, a dirty price is the price of a bond plus the interest that accrues between coupon payments. Therefore, the dirty price of a bond gradually increases between coupon payments, then retreats immediately after a coupon payment. Many European exchanges use the dirty price when quoting bond prices.

dirty price

The price of a bond including accrued interest. Compare clean price.
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Thus, we computed the dirty prices based on the number of days the bond was not held by the buyer.
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The inclusion of both clean and dirty prices provides asset managers the ability to distinguish between capital earnings (coming from the clean price of a bond) and the interest earnings (coming from the coupon accruals) both for bonds and derivative instruments, providing a more holistic approach to valuation.