4 Must Watch Trends In Fixed-Income ETFs

market outlookDavid Fabian: With nearly everyone’s eyes on the government shutdown and looming debt ceiling deadline, the bond market has been making some subtle moves over the last four weeks. 
NYSE:HYG October 14, 2013 11:09pm

What’s Supply Got To Do With It? Plenty

Municipal BondThe municipal market took a welcome turn in September, notching its first positive month since April. It was sweet vindication for those of us who knew the summer selloff was overdone. The fundamentals underlying the market just didn’t
NYSE:MUB October 11, 2013 12:30pm

“No Taper” Means Munis Are Still Priced To Buy

market bondsFixed income markets have been hanging on the Fed’s every word. In many ways, it has transformed the municipal bond market into a rates market. In fact, performance in the tax-exempt space has been driven almost exclusively by rates action
NYSE:MUB September 23, 2013 12:47pm

Muni Investors: Time To Get Back To Fundamentals

Municipal BondPeter Hayes: As students around the country return to the classroom, it strikes me that now may be a good time to get back to the fundamentals on the municipal bond market as well.
NYSE:INY September 18, 2013 12:20pm

Detroit Will Change The Way Investors Look At Muni Bonds Forever

Municipal BondShah Gilani: Detroit went bankrupt, but so what?
NYSE:MUB August 2, 2013 12:15pm

How Detroit’s Bankruptcy Affects Bond ETFs

Municipal BondFollowing Detroit’s record-breaking municipal bankruptcy filing, we’ve been fielding a lot of questions from investors. For the broader municipal bond market, we do not anticipate a widespread systemic effect and investors should expect
NYSE:MUB August 1, 2013 3:58pm

What To Expect From Municipal Bond ETFs On Detroit’s Bankruptcy

detroitRecently, Detroit, with its $18 billion in debt, became the largest municipality to file for bankruptcy in the nation’s history. The city has struggled for decades with a shrinking population (and tax base), crime, and jobs troubles, all of which
NYSE:MUB July 25, 2013 4:57pm

Is The City of Detroit The Beginning of A Trend In Municipal Debt?

debt: “Motor City,” USA is in trouble. Detroit, straddled with close to $20.0 billion in debt, simply could not move forward and was forced to declare bankruptcy late last week—the largest bankruptcy in U.S. municipal history.
NYSE:MUB July 24, 2013 3:04pm

4 Reasons To Like Municipal Bonds

Municipal BondPeter Hayes, Head of the Municipal Bonds Group at BlackRock, and I’m happy to join the BlackRock blog to offer thoughts on the municipal bond market.
NYSE:MUB July 16, 2013 1:25pm

Meredith Whitney: Finally Right, But For All The Wrong Reasons

meredith-whitneyETF Base: The rout in municipal bonds couldn’t be more sudden. As rates headed higher, investors sold off municipal bonds, pushing the largest municipal bond fund, iShares National AMT-Free Muni Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:MUB),
NYSE:MUB July 2, 2013 3:50pm

Unprecedented Carnage Happening In The Bond Market?

market bondsWhat does it look like when a 30 year bull market ends abruptly?  What happens when bond yields start doing things that they haven't done in 50 years?  If your answer to those questions involves the word "slaughter", you are probably on the right track. 
NYSE:DIA June 26, 2013 12:52pm

Assessing Muni Bond ETF Risks

ETFsDavid Fabian: Over the last week, municipal bonds have been back in the headlines as the city of Detroit, Michigan has declared that it will be unable to make payments on a portion of its debt. Their restructuring proposal has asked
NYSE:BOND June 21, 2013 12:21pm

Don’t Get Fooled Again; It’s Time To Dump Bonds Now

Municipal BondMike Larson: Mark June 19, 2013, down on your calendar. Because it will likely go down in history as the day the Federal Reserve’s four-year quantitative-easing program began its long, slow, painful death — and the day the sell-off in the
NYSE:BND

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