Summary: “Risk on” investing has slowed resulting in slower flows into Junk bond ETFs. and long U.S. Treasury bond ETFs see outflows as investor sentiment shifts.
Summary: Investor sentiment for investment-grade munis remains solid.
Summary: Mid-May Bond ETF fund flows continued to be volatile as flows shows less appetite for risk.
Summary: Bond ETF fund flows continued to be volatile as April shows a more risk-on appetite.
Summary: Outflows show investor sentiment for munis shifted so far in April, even with that trend, munis remain relatively attractive on the short end of the curve.
Summary: The volatile month of March leaves bond funds up in AUM. However, corporate bonds were the only asset class that saw net inflows in the last 5 days.
Summary: To date, June 2019 ETF fund flows show a shift from extreme short end to intermediate treasury bonds and a shift back to incremental yield asset classes like investment grade corporate bonds. Out of favor are floating rate products as the Fed’s potential actions impact floating rate bonds negatively.