Fixed Income http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en How to Earn Returns Through Volatile Times http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/how-earn-returns-through-volatile-times <div class="field-byline"> Dan Egan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Markets are moving on news about Greece and the eurozone—however, for individuals who have invested appropriately for their goals, this is no big deal. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Aggregated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/how-earn-returns-through-volatile-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/how-earn-returns-through-volatile-times#comments Betterment Equities Fixed Income Investment Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:24:00 +0000 935221 at http://wealthmanagement.com Milos Bicanski/Getty Images Top Muni Bond Blowups in Recent Years http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/top-muni-bond-blowups-recent-years <div class="node-body gallery-body">With Puerto Rico now on the brink of default and Greece back in the spotlight, we highlight some of the largest municipal bond blowups in recent years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/top-muni-bond-blowups-recent-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/top-muni-bond-blowups-recent-years#comments Fixed Income Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:19:00 +0000 870501 at http://wealthmanagement.com Large Investors Can't Buy U.S. Dollars http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/large-investors-cant-buy-us-dollars <div class="field-byline"> Steven Saville, The Speculative Investor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I was recently sent an article containing the claim that during the next financial crisis and/or stock-market crash there will be a panic 'into' the U.S. dollar, but that unlike previous crises, when panicking investors obtained their US$ exposure via the purchase of T-Bonds, the next time around they will buy dollars directly. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Aggregated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/large-investors-cant-buy-us-dollars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/large-investors-cant-buy-us-dollars#comments Macro/Market Outlook Fixed Income Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:34:00 +0000 934471 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Mark Wilson, Getty Images Rising Rates Are Good For PHK http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/rising-rates-are-good-phk <div class="field-byline"> Michael Foster Financial Services </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recent history is repeating itself. As investors fear an interest rate hike, all corners of fixed income are seeing steep declines in prices.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Aggregated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/rising-rates-are-good-phk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/rising-rates-are-good-phk#comments Income Investing Strategy Fixed Income Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:46:00 +0000 934381 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Mario Tama, Getty Images Puerto Rico's Deepening Crisis Threatens High-Yield U.S. Funds http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/puerto-ricos-deepening-crisis-threatens-high-yield-us-funds <div class="field-byline"> Tim McLaughlin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Puerto Rico's deepening financial crisis could speed up an exodus of money from U.S. municipal bond funds that have placed big bets on the cash-strapped Caribbean island.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/puerto-ricos-deepening-crisis-threatens-high-yield-us-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/puerto-ricos-deepening-crisis-threatens-high-yield-us-funds#comments Fixed Income Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:52:00 +0000 933471 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Christopher Gregory, Getty Images Greek Exit Could Trigger a Correction, Advisors Say http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/greek-exit-could-trigger-correction-advisors-say <div class="node-body article-body">Some advisors say a Greek default and exit from the Eurozone could trigger a market correction in the U.S.—and a buying opportunity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/greek-exit-could-trigger-correction-advisors-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/greek-exit-could-trigger-correction-advisors-say#comments Markets Equities Fixed Income Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:59:00 +0000 933531 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Greek Prime Minister Alexis&nbsp;Tsipras&nbsp;addresses his party members and ministers at the Greek Parliament on June 16, 2015 in Athens, Greece.</p> Copyright Getty Images, Milos Bicanski Can Bond Market Decline Result In Bear Market For Equities? http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/can-bond-market-decline-result-bear-market-equities <div class="node-body article-body">On June 27, 2015, Raghuram Rajan, the governor of the Indian central bank warned that the world might be slipping into a 1930 style depression. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Aggregated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/can-bond-market-decline-result-bear-market-equities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/can-bond-market-decline-result-bear-market-equities#comments Macro/Market Outlook Fixed Income Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:04:00 +0000 933481 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Rick Gershon, Getty Images Mid-Year Review: Bob Doll's 10 Investment Predictions for 2015 http://wealthmanagement.com/strategies/mid-year-review-bob-dolls-10-investment-predictions-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Bob Doll and his team at Nuveen Asset Management have described 2015 as the year when investors transition from disbelief to belief, or from skepticism to optimism. Here Doll looks back at how the predictions made at the beginning of the year are holding up. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/strategies/mid-year-review-bob-dolls-10-investment-predictions-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/strategies/mid-year-review-bob-dolls-10-investment-predictions-2015#comments Markets Strategies Equities Fixed Income Mutual Funds Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:01:00 +0000 933431 at http://wealthmanagement.com Greece: The Rally Will Be Breathless http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/greece-rally-will-be-breathless <div class="node-body article-body">After 5 months of continuous talks between the Greek government and Troika, negotiations reached a dead end. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Aggregated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/greece-rally-will-be-breathless" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/greece-rally-will-be-breathless#comments Macro/Market Outlook Equities Fixed Income Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:02:00 +0000 933321 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Milos Bicanski, Getty Images U.S. Bond Managers Play Defense Ahead of Expected Fed Rate Hike http://wealthmanagement.com/2015-morningstar-investment-conference/us-bond-managers-play-defense-ahead-expected-fed-rate-hike <div class="field-byline"> Ross Kerber </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The managers of some of America's biggest bond funds are trying to protect their portfolios from the effects of a potential interest rate hike by cutting exposure to emerging markets, boosting liquidity and reducing duration.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/2015-morningstar-investment-conference/us-bond-managers-play-defense-ahead-expected-fed-rate-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/2015-morningstar-investment-conference/us-bond-managers-play-defense-ahead-expected-fed-rate-hike#comments 2015 Morningstar Investment Conference Strategies Fixed Income Mon, 29 Jun 2015 11:00:00 +0000 932851 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Oli Scarff, Getty Images