Receive periodic coupon payments at a predetermined level and period, and nominal value at maturity or when the Bonds are repurchased by the issuer.
Generally it can be traded (buy or sell) before maturity
The minimum investment amount is dependent on the Bonds
Option to diversify investment portfolio
Bonds provide fixed coupon payments periodically on a predetermined date, if there is no default condition.
The economic slow down may impact on the company profits and stock returns. This should increase the attractiveness of Bonds as a source of income.
Selling Bonds when the price is up, Bondholders can realize an increase in the value of capital in the Bonds they invest.
Potential returns are relatively higher than Time Deposits.