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From the Desk of Risk: Measly Yields Don’t Necessarily Mean Measly Returns



As we’ve had conversations with clients, heard from consultants, and read in the press, yield-starved investors are turning to riskier asset classes and alternative investments to add income to their portfolios. But what if it didn’t have to be that complicated? What is often…

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Puerto Rico Has Some Wiggle Room For Now, but Will It Be Enough?



In the realm of municipal bonds, the enormous problems facing Puerto Rico are well-known: part Greece, part California, and part dodo bird.  There is no possible way that the commonwealth rebounds…the financials are a disaster…these are comments we’ve heard ad nauseam. These comments,…

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