Fixed Income http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Saft: After Brexit, The Game is 'Wait and See' http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/saft-after-brexit-game-wait-and-see <div class="field-byline"> James Saft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Central banks are joining companies in taking a "wait and see" strategy to manage the effects of Brexit.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/saft-after-brexit-game-wait-and-see" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/saft-after-brexit-game-wait-and-see#comments Investment Markets Fixed Income Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:13:00 +0000 1244391 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Christopher Furlong, Getty Images Schwab Sees Low Yields as Fund Managers Stock Up on Treasuries http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/schwab-sees-low-yields-fund-managers-stock-treasuries <div class="field-byline"> Wes Goodman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Charles Schwab Corp. said Treasury yields will stay low following a record-setting rally as a survey showed money managers own the most U.S. debt since the start of May.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/schwab-sees-low-yields-fund-managers-stock-treasuries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/schwab-sees-low-yields-fund-managers-stock-treasuries#comments Industry Markets Fixed Income Asset Management Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:22:00 +0000 1243711 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright William Thomas Cain, Getty Images Lessons in Bond Math: Less Than 1% Chance U.S. Yields Reach 1.1% http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/lessons-bond-math-less-1-chance-us-yields-reach-11 <div class="field-byline"> Liz Capo McCormick </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the U.S. bond market, trying to call a bottom in yields has proven to be a veritable minefield for just about anyone who’s tried.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/lessons-bond-math-less-1-chance-us-yields-reach-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/lessons-bond-math-less-1-chance-us-yields-reach-11#comments Investment Fixed Income Wed, 20 Jul 2016 14:22:00 +0000 1242521 at http://wealthmanagement.com Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock Demand For U.S. Treasuries Is Good For Mortgage-Backed Securities http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/demand-us-treasuries-good-mortgage-backed-securities <div class="node-body article-body">This flight to so-called "safe-havens" is the market's reaction to the clouded future of the global economy. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/demand-us-treasuries-good-mortgage-backed-securities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/demand-us-treasuries-good-mortgage-backed-securities#comments Macro/Market Outlook Fixed Income Wed, 20 Jul 2016 11:25:00 +0000 1242141 at http://wealthmanagement.com Scott Rothstein/iStock/Thinkstock S&P 500: Sea Of Defaults Does Not Lead To A Crash http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/sp-500-sea-defaults-does-not-lead-crash <div class="node-body article-body">The bears are back again (did they ever leave?). Record junk bond default rate has become new fodder for investors looking for a market downturn.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/sp-500-sea-defaults-does-not-lead-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/sp-500-sea-defaults-does-not-lead-crash#comments Macro/Market Outlook Equities Fixed Income Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:41:00 +0000 1240971 at http://wealthmanagement.com Hemera Technologies/PHOTOS.COM/Thinkstock FINRA Board Approves Filing on U.S. Bond Data Plan http://wealthmanagement.com/industry/finra-board-approves-filing-us-bond-data-plan <div class="node-body article-body">The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said on Friday its board has authorized the Wall Street-funded watchdog to file a proposed amendment with regulators requiring that member firms report U.S. government securities trades.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/industry/finra-board-approves-filing-us-bond-data-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/industry/finra-board-approves-filing-us-bond-data-plan#comments News Industry Fixed Income Regulation & Compliance Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:49:00 +0000 1238701 at http://wealthmanagement.com Bond Data Dump Puts Wall Street in a Transparency Trap http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/bond-data-dump-puts-wall-street-transparency-trap <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Abramowicz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to trading bonds for big dealers, too much information can be a bad thing. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/bond-data-dump-puts-wall-street-transparency-trap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/bond-data-dump-puts-wall-street-transparency-trap#comments Fixed Income Regulation & Compliance Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:27:00 +0000 1238031 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Scott Olson, Getty Images Gilbert: Bond Traders See Helicopters Loaded With Money http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/gilbert-bond-traders-see-helicopters-loaded-money <div class="field-byline"> Mark Gilbert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The bond market is telling us that Milton Friedman's 1969 thought experiment -- freshly created money appearing in people's bank accounts, known as helicopter money -- may be closer than we think.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/gilbert-bond-traders-see-helicopters-loaded-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/gilbert-bond-traders-see-helicopters-loaded-money#comments Investment Commentary Fixed Income Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:13:00 +0000 1238021 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Alex Wong, Getty Images 60-40 Is Looking Tired http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/60-40-looking-tired <div class="field-deck"> The equity/bond ratio rule of thumb worked well, until it didn’t. Advisors need to turn elsewhere to hedge their risks. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The equity/bond ratio rule of thumb worked well, until it didn’t. Advisors need to turn elsewhere to hedge their risks.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/60-40-looking-tired" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/60-40-looking-tired#comments Equities ETFs Fixed Income Thu, 14 Jul 2016 16:20:00 +0000 1235631 at http://wealthmanagement.com G0d4ather/iStock/Thinkstock BOE Surprises By Doing Nothing, But Tips August Action http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/boe-surprises-doing-nothing-tips-august-action <div class="node-body article-body">The Bank of England surprised many, if not most, participants by not changing policy.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/boe-surprises-doing-nothing-tips-august-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/fixed-income/boe-surprises-doing-nothing-tips-august-action#comments Macro/Market Outlook Fixed Income Thu, 14 Jul 2016 11:46:00 +0000 1236631 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright WPA Pool, Getty Images