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Do Credit Ratings Obscure Risk and Deter Opportunities?
Credit

Do Credit Ratings Obscure Risk and Deter Opportunities?

Portfolio Managers John Lloyd and Seth Meyer discuss why credit ratings may not be an accurate reflection of risk.

Global Outlook 2020: A Tale of Two Halves

Global Outlook 2020: A Tale of Two Halves

Andrew Mulliner, Portfolio Manager within Global Bonds, believes 2020 will prove to be a year of two halves, with a rosier outlook likely later in the year.

Market GPS: A Soft Landing Should Support Fixed Income in 2020

Market GPS: A Soft Landing Should Support Fixed Income in 2020

In our view, the Federal Reserve’s accommodative stance should persist throughout 2020, helping sustain the expansion of the U.S. economy.

Staying Strategic in Global Fixed Income
Credit Interest Rates

Staying Strategic in Global Fixed Income

Nick Maroutsos and Adam Hetts discuss the role of global fixed income strategies in the face of recent market shifts.

Market GPS: Search for Stable Income Continues in 2020
Credit Investment Outlook 2020

Market GPS: Search for Stable Income Continues in 2020

Portfolio Manager Seth Meyer discusses the importance of identifying stable sources of income in the year ahead.

Market GPS: Central Bank Policy Key to Staving Off Global Recession in 2020

Market GPS: Central Bank Policy Key to Staving Off Global Recession in 2020

Global Head of Fixed Income Jim Cielinski believes there’s reason to be positive about the outlook for fixed income in 2020 despite a challenging backdrop.

Bond Market Dynamics Highlight Importance of Diversification
Credit Volatility

Bond Market Dynamics Highlight Importance of Diversification

Most major credit asset classes are trading close to their 5-year average spread, limiting opportunities in asset allocation in today’s market.

Quest for Yield Means Making Cash Work Harder
Credit Interest Rates

Quest for Yield Means Making Cash Work Harder

Portfolio Manager Dan Siluk discusses the challenges of generating positive yield amid falling rates and economic uncertainty.

As Bond Volatility Rises, Mortgage-Backed Securities May Provide Defensive Diversification
Credit Volatility

As Bond Volatility Rises, Mortgage-Backed Securities May Provide Defensive Diversification

Portfolio Managers John Kerschner and Nick Childs discuss how MBS can provide diversification in volatile corporate and government bond markets.

From Fast Food to Fitness: The Rise of Whole Business Securitizations (WBS)
Credit

From Fast Food to Fitness: The Rise of Whole Business Securitizations (WBS)

Portfolio Manager John Kerschner comments on the emerging WBS market and its potential opportunities for bond investors.

Catching Falling Angels: Finding Opportunities in Crossover Credit
Credit

Catching Falling Angels: Finding Opportunities in Crossover Credit

A growing segment of BBB rated securities are priced to fall into the high-yield market, which could present opportunities for high-yield investors.

The Importance of Being Active: Why Passive Exposure in High Yield Is Not Enough
Credit

The Importance of Being Active: Why Passive Exposure in High Yield Is Not Enough

The U.S. high-yield market’s relatively flat return last month obscured significant divergence of returns within the index, highlighting the value of active management.