The New Year is a great time for financial advisors to re-evaluate their practice. Ryan Krystopowicz outlines three tips that advisors can start implementing today to help convert prospects in 2022.
In 2021, our primary theme was the reflation trade, which obviously turned into the inflation trade when the ‘whites of the eyes’ of inflation could first be seen back in May. As we enter 2022, Kevin Flanagan discusses our new primary investment theme: rising rates.
The potential for rising rates has entered the conversation again, giving investors a second opportunity to deploy rate hedging strategies. Kevin Flanagan outlines a potential solution for investors seeking to prepare their portfolios in the event of a rising rate environment.
A “core” building block of any fixed income portfolio may be a safeguard from rising rates. Kevin Flanagan explains how our Interest Rate Hedged U.S. Aggregate Bond Fund (AGZD) could potentially serve as an effective pairing with one’s core bond holding.
Last week, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell reiterated his stance that the recent spike in inflation is only transitory. Against this backdrop, Kevin Flanagan highlights two overarching fixed income investing themes for the second half of this year and into 2022.