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What are Government Securities?

Updated: 17 Mar 2022, 10:19 PM IST
TL;DR.
A government security is a bond and other financial instruments issued by the government and assured to be returned at the date of maturity. These are low-risk investments offered at a fixed rate of return.
Government securities are tradable debt instruments that the government offers in the form of bonds, treasury bills, or notes.

Government securities are tradable debt instruments that the government offers in the form of bonds, treasury bills, or notes.