Teaching Resource: Try Your Hand at Bonds

In this activity students will design a bond to raise money for a company and think about the design and language used.

The bond could be designed for an existing company, maybe a very well-known multi-national company or for a smaller local company with which they are familiar.

They exercise will encourage pupils to:

  • Think about what messages are important to get across regarding the business and how they would attract potential investors
  • Consider how finance and investments were carried out before everything was electronic entries on computers
  • Explore the sources section of the site

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