9 bond financing analysis sambuka inc can is sue bonds in either u s dollars or in s 1319231

9.  Bond Financing Analysis.  Sambuka, Inc., can is-  sue bonds in either U.S. dollars or in Swiss francs. Dollar-denominated bonds would have a coupon rate of 15 percent; Swiss franc–denominated bonds would have a coupon rate of 12 percent. Assum- ing that Sambuka can issue bonds worth $10 mil- lion in either currency, that the current exchange rate of the Swiss franc is $.70, and that the fore- casted exchange rate of the franc in each of the next 3 years is $.75, what is the annual cost of financing for the franc-denominated bonds? Which type of bond should Sambuka issue?