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A Treasury bond has a face value of $10,000, a coupon of 8%, and several years to maturity. Currently this bond sells for $9,260, and the previous coupon has just been paid. What is the forward price for delivery of this bond in 1 year? Assume that the interest rates for 1 year out are flat at 9% semiannually compounded. The T Bond pays coupons semi-annually. If the forward is trading in the market for $9,500 what will you do?

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