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Who could benefit from short duration?

A short duration bond is a bond with a short time to maturity. In the sterling market we define this as a bond maturing within the next five years, in order to access an optimal level of market depth and diversification.

The short duration maturity profile may differ slightly for deeper fixed income markets. For example, within the US or European credit markets short duration is more likely to be considered as bonds maturing within the next three years…

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