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Recent fund flow data suggests that investors may be rethinking past decisions to swap their intermediate-term bond funds with nontraditional or bank-loan alternatives.
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CEF Weekly
Investors should assess why they own high-yield bonds and what their expectations are going forward.
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Going forward, the corporate bond market will be much more closely tied to Treasury-bond returns than in the past, says Morningstar's Dave Sekera.
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Bond Market Update08-22-2014  03:51:09PM ET

And That Was That:

  • The Treasury market ebbed and flowed Friday on geopolitical concerns and speeches on labor market dynamics from Fed Chair Yellen and ECB President Draghi at the Jackson Hole Symposium
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The Bond Column 08-15-2014  03:26:07PM ET The Week in Review/Week Ahead

The Week in Review: Longer Dated Yields Press to Lowest Levels in Over a Year Treasuries posted strong gains this week as global growth concerns and a reemergence of geopolitical worries dropped …
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Fed Brief08-20-2014  03:14:20PM ET

The minutes from the July 29-30 FOMC meeting were 11 pages in length.  Per usual, they provided a cogent summary of the discussions held at that meeting on a host of policy-related topics.  What they also provided was a whole bunch of information the market already held in trust based on past communications and incoming …
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