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January 18 2022
2022 Outlook . Fixed Income .
Article The hits keep coming
January 11 2022

Stubborn inflation and hawkish Fed pivot add to bond market challenges.

December 15 2021
Monetary Policy . Interest Rates .
Article Acceleration
December 15 2021

The Fed increases the pace of taper and expectations for rate hikes.

January 3 2022
2022 Outlook . Fixed Income .
Article Walking the tightrope
December 15 2021

Three things to watch in 2022.

November 3 2021
Monetary Policy . Interest Rates .
Article Taper is on; rate hikes TBD
November 3 2021

The Fed announced it will cut the pace of its asset purchases, but not on a preordained path.

November 3 2021
Markets/Economy . Fixed Income .
Article Navigating fixed-income's roiling waters
November 3 2021

The case for an active approach to the short end of the bond market.

November 10 2021
Fixed Income . Inflation .
Article Maybe markets should forget about 'transitory'
October 14 2021

Stubbornly higher inflation doesn't mean the Fed's wrong ... yet.

September 22 2021
Monetary Policy . Interest Rates .
Article A hawkish Fed tilt
September 22 2021

Taper may start in November, with first rate hike by late next year.

June 16 2021
Interest Rates . Monetary Policy .
Article No small matter
June 16 2021

The Fed's slight adjustments to overnight rates should have a big impact.

July 9 2021
Inflation . Interest Rates .
Article What's (not) up with long-term yields?
June 8 2021

They continue to confound as growth surges and prices accelerate.

June 4 2021
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article High-yield fundamentals remain solid
May 18 2021

Asset class continues to offer investors favorable relative returns.

May 12 2021
Markets/Economy . Equity .
Article 'Transitory' being put to the test
May 12 2021

April’s unexpectedly large jump in CPI adds to worries higher inflation may stick around.

June 21 2021
Liquidity . Monetary Policy .
Article Not so smooth
May 3 2021

It's time for the Fed to raise overnight rates.

June 21 2021
Monetary Policy . Liquidity .
Article Stubborn Fed
April 28 2021

The FOMC didn't budge on policy or alleviate pressure in the overnight market.

April 23 2021
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article There's more than one way to generate alpha
April 7 2021

Rate strategies lead the way for bonds in challenging first quarter.

June 21 2021
Liquidity . Monetary Policy .
Article Questions, questions
April 1 2021

Liquidity investors have lots to consider, but nothing as pressing as it might seem.

March 23 2021
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article Strong tailwinds for high yield but ride may be bumpy
March 23 2021

A strengthening economy should smooth rising-rate headwinds.

March 29 2021
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article Bond land far from homogeneous
March 22 2021

Rising yields mean different things for different sectors of the market.

April 7 2021
Equity . Markets/Economy .
Article Where the puck is heading
March 19 2021

2022 outlook extremely positive despite temporary indigestion from rising yields.

April 7 2021
Interest Rates . Fixed Income .
Article The Fed is watching MORE than rates
March 18 2021

And broader markets are not sounding alarms.

March 5 2021
Equity . Interest Rates .
Article Fiscal policy tantrum
March 5 2021

A steady Fed leaves worries about inflation and yields to the market.

March 16 2021
Interest Rates . Monetary Policy .
Article Rates rising for 'good reasons' but don't fight the Fed
February 25 2021

Powell reaffirms commitment to easy money policies to support still-young recovery.