Fixed

Global Bond Market Brief

We unpack the latest developments to help investors navigate the global bond market.

Municipal Bond Valuations: There’s Room to Run

Munis still have a way to go to reach their pre-COVID-19 spread levels, suggesting the asset class may still offer value.

Are Hospital Munis on the Mend?

As many U.S. hospitals strive to regain their financial health in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, active municipal bond (muni) investors are finding value in this hard-hit sector.

Fixed Income Investing: Reexamine Everything

It’s a time to be cautious and that means reassessing every holding’s creditworthiness and ability to withstand a recession.

The Decumulation Conundrum: Income in Retirement

Participants don’t know how to plan for and spend retirement income. Here’s how the industry is stepping in to address the problem.

Research Rules in Managing Municipal Bonds

Muni market dynamics underscore the importance of skilled in-depth credit research to uncover opportunities and manage risks.

Finding Income in a Low-Yield World

Alternatives Portfolio Manager Hitesh Patel explores how his team is finding yield outside of traditional investment markets.

Three Ways to Unlock Value in Today's Credit Market

As the credit cycle ages and corporate bond investors grow increasingly defensive, we believe select strategies may continue to deliver value.

Is There Still Value in High Yield? Get an Insider’s View on Valuations

NCRAM Chief Investment Officer David Crall talks about investing for high income in today's market.

Investing for High Income

Nomura Corporate Research and Asset Management discusses how it seeks to identify companies that can carry their debt loads through the economic cycle.

Keeping Income in Sight, Regardless of Rates

Co-CIO Charles Tan explains how sector diversification may help smooth out volatility and risk.

Rising Debt and Deteriorating Credit Quality Expose Potential Risks of Index Investing

As the global economic cycle matures, certain risks inherent in fixed-income investing will become more apparent.

High Income for a Low Yield Environment

As interest rates edge lower, investors or left looking for new sources of income. Used wisely, we believe high-income bonds may fill that need.

Bond Market Backdrop Bolsters the Search for Value

Long-term bond investors have enjoyed an extended period of positive performance. The challenge now? Finding value among bonds.