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    Bond Amortization

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    ABC issues $20M in bonds on January 1, 2004. The bonds mature in 30 years and pay interest at the end of each semi-annual period on July 1 and January 1. The bonds have a coupon rate of 10% and were issued when the market rate of interest is 12%. Bond issue costs of $300,000 were paid in cash.

    1. Calculate the proceeds of the bond
    2. Prepare an amortization table

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    BOND PROCEEDS - The money paid to the issuer by the purchaser or underwriter of a new issue of municipal securities. This is also known as the present ...

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    The solution solves a bond amortization problem.