When you invest in a U.S. corporate bond, you are loaning to a U.S. corporation. The corporation then regularly pays interest on the value of the bonds you purchased in U.S. dollars. These issues count against foreign content.
At a stated date in the future (maturity date), the company returns the principal amount you purchased.
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