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How To Manage Multiple Family Investment Accounts

August 13th, 2014

retirefamilycoupleModel portfolios like those I recommend are ideal for investors who have a single RRSP account. But life isn’t so simple once you’ve accumulated a significant portfolio: chances are you’ll be managing two or three accounts, and if you have a spouse there may well be a Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

The Counter-Factual Case Against ZIRP

July 18th, 2014

percent rateEconMatters: The long held debate is what would the US economy being doing without ZIRP by the Federal Reserve, would we be doing worse, about the same, or better? The other delineation in the argument is whether there is a cutoff point Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Time To Trade In Your Aggregate Bond ETFs

May 1st, 2014

market bondsDavid Fabian: Over the years I have seen investors make a number of mistakes with their income portfolios. Typically these range from having too much cash to being over allocated to a single asset class. However, the most egregious error that I come Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND

We Are On The Verge Of A Correction In Bonds

April 7th, 2014

Municipal BondIf you know what to look for, the market will occasionally let you know what’s coming. And one of the best indicators of where a market is going is a capitulation. A capitulation is a point at which selling reaches a high rate. Think about the fall of 2008 – everyone sold Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:LQD

PIMCO Files For More Active ETFs

February 11th, 2014

PIMCO ETFsPIMCO, the California-based ETF and mutual fund issuer, appears to be on a roll and is seeking to triple its active ETF roster by offering variations for the popular mutual funds not only in the fixed income world, but also in the broad space – including equities and commodities. Read more…

NYSE:DI, NYSE:ITM, NYSE:LDUR, NYSE:QAI

ETFs To Watch Ahead Of Key FOMC Meeting

December 17th, 2013

key level to watchAll eyes are currently on the crucial FOMC meeting this week, as the pullback in the easy monetary policy is just around the corner. Investors wait with bated breath to see whether the Fed finally trims its $85 billion in monthly bond purchases this time around. Read more…

NYSE:BOND, NYSE:MORT, NYSE:VPU, NYSE:XLU

Rising Rates and Soaring Stocks: Time For Convertible Bond ETFs

December 16th, 2013

new etfsThe market has seen a sudden surge in convertible bond investing owing to the growing concerns of rising rates that hit the conventional debt markets. Meanwhile, stock markets set new highs last month and with decent economic fundamentals, Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:CWB

Buy ETFs To Beat The Tax Man

November 26th, 2013

tax systemDavid Fabian: With less than six weeks until the end of the year, investors should start doing some tax planning on their taxable investment accounts to ease the burden of capital gains.  Many advisors recommend different strategies Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:VTI

Bond Bulls Are Back In Control

October 23rd, 2013

market bondsDavid Fabian: It wasn’t more than six weeks ago when economists and market forecasters were bemoaning rising interest rates and categorically shunning bonds of all shapes and sizes.  Investors were shaken with the fear that the “great rotation” Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:LQD, NYSE:TLT

The Difference Between Bonds and Bond ETFs

September 20th, 2013

market bondsMatt Tucker: Welcome to the third installment of our master class on bond ETFs, where we go beyond the basics to help investors understand the mechanics and benefits of these innovative funds.  So far, we’ve covered the three key elements of a bond ETF  Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Have Investors Given Up On The PIMCO Total Return ETF?

September 9th, 2013

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Eric Dutram: As bond yields rise, investors are finally seeing some losses in their fixed income holdings. This is probably quite the shock to most investors as it signals the end of the nearly 30 year bull market in fixed income. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND

How to Play the Coming Bond-Market Rout

August 14th, 2013

Municipal Bond: You know it’s coming. Every experienced investor who is paying attention knows it’s coming. I’m talking about the upending of bonds that will take place in the months and years ahead. However, there is a Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:CSJ

How to Make Money in Any Bond Market

July 9th, 2013

Municipal BondThough painful, the recent sell-off in bonds has had three positive effects on the bond market. First, it reinforced the fact that the bond market’s movements are mechanical and predictable. Second, it drove up rates on Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:CSJ

How to Avoid Getting Burned by Bonds

June 28th, 2013

Municipal BondIn financial circles, it is well established that there is really only one reason why investors would chose to put their money in U.S. Treasury bonds: Safety. You put your cash in and you’re guaranteed by the full faith and credit of the Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:JNK, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Why The Federal Reserve’s Decision To Stop Buying Bonds Is A Smart Move

June 24th, 2013

market bonds: Well, Ben Bernanke finally had his wits about him when he suggested that the Federal Reserve might begin to taper its bond-buying program by the year’s end, and then end the program altogether sometime in 2014. Read more…

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