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Everybody Wants Duration Even as Fed Normalization Draws Near 

October 5, 2017

Bloomberg Markets, Liz McCormick

"Investors can’t get enough of the longest maturity U.S. bonds even with the Federal Reserve set to embark on its next step toward normalizing interest rates.

While higher rates usually erode the value of long-dated debt more, expectations for only a gradual increase in yields and tepid inflation have investors such as pension funds seeking to put money to work in a low-return world."

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