# Is duration additive? $C_{newDur}=A_{fundDur}w_{a} + B_{fundDur}w_{b}$?

Suppose quantified duration (like Macaulay duration with changing intervals) $Dur = \frac{\sum t_{i} PV_{i}}{\sum PV_{i}}$ and two funds having durations $D_{a}$ and $D_{b}$. You own them in the proportion $w_{a}=0.4$ and $w_{b}=0.6$.

1. What is the duration of your portfolio?

2. Is it the following? $C_{newDur}=A_{fundDur}w_{a} + B_{fundDur}w_{b}$

3. Is duration combinations always sumproduct (like above, presupposing right not sure) or does it vary between different definitions of duration?

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