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    Relationships between interest rates and bond prices

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    What is the relationship between interest rates and bond prices?
    When must the yield to maturity of a bond equal the current yield?
    What makes some bonds sell at a premium while others sell at a discount?

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    1. Bond prices are related inversely to interest rates, i.e., when interest rates go up, bond ...

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    This solution answers three questions concerning bond valuation, addressing interest rates, bond prices, yielding to maturity and premium vs. discounted bonds.