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Published in TZ Latest News 3 September, 2014 by The TZ Newswire Staff

Treasuries, High-Yield Bonds, Munis Rose In Aug.

Coming off July’s setbacks in nearly all categories, taxable bonds rallied in August. They marched to a tandem of drummers. Investors spooked by geopolitical tumult sought safe havens. That pushed Treasury funds up 2.40% on average last month, according to preliminary Lipper Inc. data. Investors who were more concerned with finding income crowded into categories such as high-yield funds, which jumped 1.22%.

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