Question

Given relatively stable financial market conditions, determine which one of the following

bonds would exhibit the least price volatility? Briefly, explain why?

a. 15-year,15% coupon bond

b. 5-year, 10% coupon bond

c. 15-year, 10% coupon bond

d. 5-year, 15% coupon bond

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