Bond Insights

Bond Insights

Our views on trends in the fixed income market.
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Our views on trends in the fixed income market.

The Bond Investors’ Dilemma

Submitted by Site Factory admin on October 17, 2019
With Treasury bond yields near all-time lows, many are reluctant to invest in longer-term bonds—but sitting in very short-term investments could mean lower income if short-term rates decline. What’s an investor to do?

How to Build a Bond Portfolio

Submitted by Site Factory admin on October 2, 2019
The bond market is large and complex, so it helps to focus on bonds that provide diversification, stability and income.

Could Negative Bond Yields Come to America?

Submitted by Site Factory admin on September 19, 2019
Central banks in Europe and Japan have pushed policy rates below zero. Here are five reasons why we think negative yields are unlikely here.

Throw Caution to the Wind? Not So Fast

Submitted by Site Factory admin on January 24, 2019
Despite a recent increase in risk appetite, we still see plenty of reasons for fixed income investors to remain cautious in 2019.

2019 Bond Market Outlook: Peak Expectations

Submitted by Site Factory admin on November 28, 2018
After more than two years of steadily rising interest rates, we believe 2019 could mark the peak in U.S. Treasury yields for the current business cycle. However, while the prospect of more stable or lower interest rates may be positive for bond investors, we expect the road ahead to be bumpy.

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