Definition of bulldog bond in English:

Share this entry

bulldog bond

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

A sterling bond issued on the UK market by a foreign borrower.
Example sentences
  • These sterling bonds are referred to as bulldog bonds as the bulldog is a national symbol of England.
  • It can also invest a portion of its assets in interest-bearing securities of other governments and private issuers, such as sterling Eurobonds and bulldog bonds, where interest is generally paid gross.
  • CFOs can also consider yen-denominated bonds (Samurai Bonds) and sterling-denominated bonds (Bulldog Bonds), depending on the perceptions of the interest rate and exchange rate movements.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: bull|dog bond

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.