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Go long   

13 November 2012 By Agnes T. Crane

With bond buyers fighting for every basis point, highly rated companies and sovereigns are sensibly extending the duration of their debt. But what’s good for balance sheets looks bad for financial stability. The longer the bond, the bigger the loss when rates eventually rise.

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