Changes are coming to our lives and world that may rival the industrial and internet revolutions. Jeremy Schwartz and Kara Marciscano discuss the BioRevolution already underway and identify the range of business sectors we believe are best positioned to benefit.
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.
The Federal Open Market Committee delivered on its highly anticipated rate hike at its September meeting. The Federal Reserve raised rates three times this year and has entered its final phase of the balance sheet normalization. Where do we think the Fed could be headed for the final three months of this year and into 2019?
Just shy of three years ago, we launched the WisdomTree Barclays Yield Enhanced U.S. Aggregate Bond Fund, which seeks to track the yield and performance of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Aggregate Enhanced Yield Index. As interest rates started to rise in 2016, investors have questioned whether a strategy that is one year longer in duration than the benchmark is prudent. As we highlight below, we believe our approach continues to deliver value in the core of investor bond portfolios.