First Trust to Launch the First Trust Strategic Income ETF
But it's a good starting point for investors evaluating CEFs.
U.S. stock funds suffer largest weekly outflow in 6 months
The bank-loan market has supportive conditions for at least the next year, but near-term fundamental strength might not hold up against long-term outflows, says Western Asset's Michael Buchanan.
Despite equities' strong returns, investors remain unexcited about stocks and instead continue to put more money to work in bond funds.
As rates grind lower, the opportunity set of high-yielding investments will shrink.
Fears of rising rates have driven large flows to the category, but investors must take care to not eliminate the 'insurance' that core fixed-income funds offer.
The move was part of a broader effort by ING to bring in house some fixed-income funds that have been subadvised by PIMCO.
The pros and cons of managed distribution policies.
Morningstar's Eric Jacobson runs the gamut with some of his favorite fixed-income funds , including ideas for core, short-term, multisector, high-yield, and muni exposure.