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Bond Insights

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

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In many ways, it appears that the market is disconnected from the current state of the economy and politics.
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Taxable municipal bonds can offer higher yields without excessive additional credit risk.
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LIBOR is still being retired, just a little later than initially expected. Here’s what you should know.
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Revenue bonds account for nearly two-thirds of all investment-grade municipal bonds outstanding, but they tend to get less attention than general obligation bonds. Here’s what investors should know.
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Here’s what to look for when considering general obligation muni bonds.
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We don’t believe 2021 will be as bumpy as this past year, and corporate bond investments appear relatively attractive today.
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Ten-year Treasury bond yields may rise as high as 1.6% in 2021, reflecting prospects for faster economic growth.
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Although investing in in-state municipal bonds may have tax advantages, there can be good reasons to buy out-of-state munis.
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We’re staying focused on the Federal Reserve, and looking for opportunities to generate income while mitigating risk.
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Given current low yields, some investors wonder whether bonds can continue to provide diversification in a portfolio. Here’s why those fears may be overblown.

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