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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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Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities can help protect your portfolio against rising inflation, but there are nuances you should understand.
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Taxable municipal bonds can offer higher yields without excessive additional credit risk.
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Investors must balance ongoing risks of the coronavirus against the extra yield the bonds provide.
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State and local budgets are likely to remain under stress, but that doesn’t mean investors should completely avoid munis.
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We can’t rule it out completely, but we believe the risk is low.
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While we have concerns about the loan market, we don’t believe the CLO market is putting the banking system at risk.
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For the second half of 2020, we don’t expect a repeat of the first.
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The coronavirus pandemic will change the landscape for college and university bond issuers.
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Interest rates are likely to stay low as markets try to bridge the economic gap to the new normal.
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If you're interested in tax-free municipal bonds, you might want to keep an eye out for these seven tax traps.

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