The search for higher yield within various sectors of the fixed income market runs the risk of large drawdowns if things go wrong. Make sure your clients understand the potential risks of reaching for yield to meet income needs.
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?
June 2018 Fixed Income Market Update
In our view, May neatly captured the vacillation of bond markets between positive economic data driving rates higher and geopolitical risks and policy concerns pulling them lower.
May 2018 Fixed Income Market Update
Overall, economic data and monetary policy, furthered by reduced fears of a trade war with China, remain supportive of fixed income investment, but in the context of an environment with increased market volatility.