A bond purchase agreement has many conditions. It could, for example, require the issuer not to borrow other debts secured by the same assets that insure the bonds sold by the insurer, and it could require the issuer to notify the insurer of any negative changes in the issuer`s financial situation. The bond purchase agreement also ensures that the issuer is who it is, that it is authorized to issue bonds, that it is not subject to legal action and that its financial statements are correct. Bond purchase contracts are generally private securities or small business investment vehicles. These securities are not sold to the community, but sold directly to insurers. In addition, borrowing agreements may be exempt from SEC registration requirements. The bonds – paid once by the insurer – are properly executed, authorized, issued and delivered by the issuer to the insurer. After the issuer delivers the bonds to the insurer, the insurer will put the bonds on the market at the price and yield of the bond purchase agreement and investors will purchase the bonds from the insurer. The insurer takes the proceeds of this sale and makes a profit based on the difference between the price at which it purchased the issuer`s bonds and the price at which it sells the bonds to fixed-rate investors. EPS is akin to a withdrawal of bonds (or confidence-holding mechanism) since they are contracts between an issuer and a company on the terms of a loan. While a BPA is an agreement between the issuer and the insurer of the new issue, the withdrawal is a contract between the issuer and the agent representing the interests of the bond investors. A bond purchase agreement (EPS) is a legally binding document between a bond issuer and a sub-contractor that sets out the terms of the bond sale. The terms of a bond purchase agreement include, among other things, terms of sale such as the sale price, the loan rate, the maturity of the loan, provisions for withdrawal of bonds, provisions for declining funds and the conditions under which the agreement may be terminated.