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Bond ETFs With Defined Maturity Dates

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 4:41 PM
This sounds like a good option for those who prefer individual bonds but want an inexpensive and easy way of maintaining a diversified bond portfolio.

Bond mutual funds don't offer fixed returns or maturity dates. However, individual bonds have default risk. This Smart Money article describes a new type of Exchange Trade Fund (ETF) that combines the best part of bonds and bond funds.
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