Middle stage

Definition:

In context of private equity, the state of a company when it has received one or more rounds of financing and is generating revenue from its product or service. Also known as growth stage.

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A 15 year GNMA bond; similar to a Dwarf.

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Negative convexity

A bond characteristic such that the price appreciation will be less than the price depreciation for a large change in yield of a given number of basis points. For example, a fixed-rate mortgage may... Read More

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