Yield curve risk, Financial Management

The graphical representation of the relationship between yield and maturity is known as yield curve. Yield curve risk is the risk of experiencing an adverse shift in market interest rates associated with investing in a fixed income instrument. This risk is associated with either a flattening or a steepening of the yield curve.

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