The market price of outstanding issues often varies from par (face value) because ______
the maturity data has changed, the coupon rate has changed, the market rate of interest has changed, or old bonds sell for less than new bonds
I believe - the market rate of interest has changed is the answer - please advise answer & why - thanks!© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:13 pm ad1c9bdddf
Yes the answer is that the market rate of interest has changed.
The market price of the bond reflects the required rate of return ...
The solution explains why the market price of outstanding securties changes when interest rates change