5 Basic Terms To Know About Debt Funds

Published On: 04-Jul-2017

Investing in a debt fund is quite different from buying a bond.

With the evolving financial markets, debt funds are seen as an alternative to traditional investment products. Such funds invest in debt securities and money market securities to generate returns for the investors. Such funds mainly invest in Govt. Securities (G-Secs), Corporate Bonds, money market instruments, etc. Here are five basic terms to know about debt funds:

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Yield

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Yield to Maturity

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Credit Ratings

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Modified Duration

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Weighted Average Maturity

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