B2

Definition:

A rating within speculative grade Moody's Long-term Corporate Obligation Rating. Obligations rated B2 are considered speculative and are subject to high credit risk. Rating one notch higher is B1. Rating one notch lower is B3

Nearby Terms

B B1 B2 B2B B3

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Gives the seller choice of deliverables in Treasury bond and Treasury note futures contracts. Also called the swap option. Related: Cheapest to deliver issue.

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