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With yields hardening, its best to opt for shorter-duration funds

Shorter-maturity bonds in these funds get reinvested at higher coupon rates

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funds | Rising bond yeilds | India bond market

Sanjay Kumar Singh 



Bond market
Investors may also opt for dynamic bond funds

On Monday (October 11), the 10-year government bond yield closed at 6.35 per cent, a level it had touched 18 months earlier (on April 17, 2020). As yields rose, the net asset values of many longer-duration bond registered decline.

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First Published: Tue, October 12 2021. 10:44 IST

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