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IndexIQ September 2019 Commentary

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Weakening economic data has been met with higher stock prices as investors’ thirst for ever lower rates helped to buoy the markets...

High yield’s little brother

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Given the unusually strong performance of both equity and fixed income markets year to date, it only makes sense that investors are revisiting their portfolio allocations...

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

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Traditional portfolios can typically be boiled down to...

Why Go Short?

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Bond returns are primarily a function of two things: interest rates and duration. Interest rates are intended to reflect the cost of money, adjusted for credit risk and...

The case for higher bond yields and what to do about it

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The 10-year U.S. Treasury yield broke above the 3% level, hitting the 2013 highs during the Fed taper tantrum...

Navigating Headwinds in the U.S. Bond Market

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The 10-year U.S. Treasury yield breached the 2.9% level this week, as investors became wary of fiscal stimulus...