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What’s the Score: Risk in Fixed Income Portfolios



Perhaps more than other asset classes, fixed income is strongly affected by the overall market environment. Interest rates, inflation, economic growth…all of these factors and more affect asset prices in fixed income. So, for our investment team, it’s incredibly important to establish a…

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European High Yield: Still Home for Opportunities



Despite the macroeconomic challenges, including the recent Greek elections and the crisis in Ukraine, the European high yield market has rallied thus far in 2015. In fact, the Merrill Lynch Euro High Yield Index has returned 1.4% YTD as of 9 February, with spreads tightening by 10 basis points…

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