Summary: Corporate bond yields rise resulting in stiff competition for tax-exempt bonds.
Summary: JR reviews the facts v. the ads on YTD 2020 performance of active v. passive bond ETFs. The year of the active manager? Not yet!.
Date of production: August 10, 2020
Summary: 2020 was supposed to be the year for active managers but year-to-date that is not the case.
Summary: Munis continue to march along.
Summary: Investment grade bond funds see strong inflows in July.
Summary: High-quality muni ETFs continue to grow.
Summary: “Risk-on” and inflation concerns rising to the top.
Summary: High-quality munis in demand as assets flow into muni ETFs.
Summary: TIPS become of interest as TIP ETFs see inflows.
Summary: ETF fund flows react as markets turn in this period of volatility.