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A Top-Rated ETF for Exposure to Long Bonds

As fears of rising rates abate, investors have been edging further out on the yield curve.

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A version of this article was published on Aug. 8, 2019.

As fears of rising interest rates have abated, fixed-income investors have been creeping back out to the farther reaches of the yield curve. Over the 12 months through October 2019, exchange-traded funds in the long-term bond Morningstar Category have amassed $4.1 billion in net new inflows. This equates to 53% organic growth in this figure on a year-over-year basis--the highest reading since the year ended in October 2014. Here, I highlight one of our top-rated ETFs within the category.

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