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Published in TZ Latest News 6 January, 2015 by The TZ Newswire Staff

Treasury, Municipal Bond Funds Defy Forecasts

Investors who put their money in municipal bond funds were handsomely rewarded in December and throughout 2014. Aside from U.S. Treasury funds, which rose on the back of falling rates, municipal bond funds outperformed all other bond mutual fund categories. Muni funds scored an average return of 0.48% in December and a whopping 8.56% for the year, according to preliminary data from Lipper Inc.

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