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In general, the bond market is volatile as prices rise when interest rates fall and vice versa. Any fixed income security sold or redeemed prior to maturity may be subject to a substantial gain or loss, as issuer may default on payment of the principal or interest of a bond. Bonds are subject to other types of risks such as call, credit, liquidity rate and general market risks. Investing in emerging markets may involve greater risk and volatility than investing in more developed countries due to, but not limited to, political and economic uncertainty, currency exchange rate fluctuations and inadequate liquidity.