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    Yield on Corporate Bond

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    Real risk-free rate of interest is 2%.
    Market expects that inflation will 3% each year for the next 5 years.
    Average 5% a year following
    Maturity risk premium is estimated to be MRPt = 0.1(t - 1)%. In other
    Maturity risk premium on a 2 year security is 0.1 %.

    10 year corporate bond yields 8.6%.
    What is the yield on an 8 year corporate bond that has the same default risk and liquidity as the ten-year bond?

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    To do this we fist need to find the 10 year treasury rate so as to get the default risk ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution explains how to calculate the yield on a corporate bond given the various components of total risk

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