Bonds / Fixed Income

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Sustainable debt market becoming unsustainable

The European Union's first social bond was vastly oversubscribed, suggesting the market for such securities is underserved

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New 60/40 portfolio substitutes riskier hedges for U.S. debt

Some managers are exploring other investments, ranging from options to currencies, to provide the protection that traditionally came from Treasuries

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Bets mount on steeper Treasury yield curve

Steepener trades are often seen as bets on reflation; investors are also preparing for the possibility of bigger deficits if Democrats prevail in November

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MacKay Shields names Janelle Woodward president

Woodward joins from BMO Global and succeeds retiring president Lucille Protas

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Democratic sweep may be best scenario for risk markets: Credit Suisse

Such a scenario could lead to greater deficit spending that would be 'massively pro-growth,' analysts say

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Bond market refresh

ESG isn’t just for equities anymore, as financial advisers respond to growing demand for a greener fixed-income market

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The time to look beyond bonds for income is right now

Savvy advisers are adding value by trimming fixed income and rethinking the 60/40 rule

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PE to fuel insurance industry M&A: Report

Deals are likely to start happening more often and will be led by private equity, a report from Cerulli Associates suggests

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America’s $20 trillion debt pile is getting cheaper

The U.S. deficit has ballooned in recent months, but the decline in interest rates has cut the cost of servicing the debt

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BlackRock strategists cool on credit

The firm's research arm sees investment-bond bonds hampered by frothy valuations and rising interest-rate risk, but are somewhat bullish on junk-rated debt