Third, investors appear to be demanding a higher term premium in the face of rising inflation expectations - the term premium is the additional compensation demanded by investors for holding a long term bond
over a short term bond
Additionally, he is a co-manager on Nuveen Asset Management's Short Term Bond
product and is also a member of the Securitized Debt Sector Team.
Launched in May 2009, Morgan Stanley Short Term Bond
Fund is an open ended income fund with a stated investment objective to generate income from a diversified portfolio of short to medium term debt and money market securities.
Country's third largest private sector bank, Axis Bank is to raise money via long term bonds
Finance Minister Charilaos Stavrakis announced on Tuesday that the Government will issue new long term bonds
to the international markets around mid January in order to meet public needs for the 2010, which approach 2.
The bank will exchange bonds issued in 2006 that mature in 2016 and which are trading below face value for shorter term bonds
that mature in 2012 in a move to strengthen its balance sheet.
Yields on long term bonds
are higher than yields on short term bonds
; with the yield on the 3 month T-bill hovering around 5.
exceeds supply almost twofold, as they are attractive not only because of the long-term circulation period, but also for high