Taxable-bond funds led open-end asset flows in February, with investors showing interest in emerging-markets bonds and bank-loan funds.
Bond-fund investors need to focus on duration, credit quality, and relative yields to better understand how much risk they're taking on, says Morningstar's Eric Jacobson.
Although developing-markets debt purchases have been escalating of late, investors should be aware of the correlations to other assets as well as currency risks, says Morningstar's Eric Jacobson.
Seafarer's Andrew Foster discusses how inflation, currency risk, and growth moderation could spoil the emerging-markets party.
Stocks and bonds aren't the only places they're looking.
Funds stumble trying to capitalize on a big idea.
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