# Yield to maturity calculations for bond

Consider this:

Zero coupon money multiplier notes of 2008.

Bonds were issued on July 1,1990 for $100. Interest is paid every July 1 and the bond matures on July 1, 2008. Determine the yield to maturity if the bonds are purchased at the:

a. issue price in 1990

b. Market price as of July 1, 2004, of $750

c. Explain why the returns calculated in (a) and (b) are different.

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Please find the solutions attached. I have answered the question using the PV tables as well as by using excel.

Consider this:

Zero coupon money multiplier notes of 2008.

Bonds were issued on July 1,1990 for $100. Interest is paid every July 1 and the bond matures on July ...

#### Solution Summary

Word and Exel files attached answer the question with a PV table.

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