Proactively seeking income from equities is considered a defensive strategy within the equity asset class, while seeking income from the bond side is often considered a higher risk strategy. As income becomes more readily available within fixed income, the need to draw upon higher volatility market segments wanes.
U.S. Fixed Income
A bond bear market? Bring it on!
After years of declarations that the bull market in bonds is over and the rise in interest rates was imminent, are we finally there? The move in rates on 10 year Treasuries again prompted this question in the first quarter…