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Calculate semi-annual yield: Original post by Shula Asher Silberstein of Demand Media Bonds are generally long-term investment vehicles. They take several years to mature, and they earn interest during each year the investor holds onto them. Many bonds pay interest to investors twice a year, or on a semi-annual basis. Investors can calculate the rate of return on these bonds, also known as the bond yield, which tells them how…

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