What Do You Do For an Encore?

Merger arb was another alternative strategy that had never been effectively captured in an ETF. We liked the challenge that presented, so we went about researching and putting together the rules needed for an index that could underlie a successful fund

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Apr 16, 2019

Thoughts on Global Commodities

It’s been a tough year for farmers, as a recent story in The Wall Street Journal documented. A worldwide surplus of commodities like corn and soybeans...

Apr 10, 2019

When Duration and Credit Exposures No Longer Feel Like a Conservative Strategy

Traditional portfolios can typically be boiled down to...

Apr 8, 2019

5 Indicators on our Radar Screen

The sell-off in equities following December’s fateful FOMC meeting served as a clear indication...

Apr 1, 2019

What Does an Inverted Yield Curve Mean for Your Asset Allocation?

The U.S. Treasury Yield Curve inverted, potentially signaling the next market...

Mar 29, 2019

Why High Yield Wins the Battle of Short Duration Bonds

Offense wins games, defense wins championships. This phrase is used a lot in sport...

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