Portfolio Management Quiz Question

Bond duration measures what?

A) The length of time before an investor’s principal is repaid.

B) The sensitivity of a bond’s price changes in interest rates.

C) The correlation between bonds and bond futures.

D) The performance of a bond vs. an underlying benchmark

Reveal the Answer

The answer is B) The sensitivity of a bond’s price changes in interest rates.

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