Is bonds >1yr maturity classified under capital market?Is capital market same as Debt market?


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Debt Market is 1 component of Capital Market. There are other kinds of capital markets like equity, commodity, derivatives etc.


there is a thin line difference btwn these two...
it s as follows
DEBT MARKET- it is also known as bond market... it includes securities with fixed int. rate ...i.e securities with fixed int. irrespective of any limit to maturity....

CAPITAL MARKET- it includes securities with maturity period more then 1 year.....