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  1. Investors Go for International-Equity Funds

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    Sat, 18 Apr 2015

    saw decent inflows into taxable- bond funds in the month of March. What types ..... investors seem to be looking to the core bond funds . Just last month, they actually were focusing on an active core bond funds , because intermediate-term bond

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    of taxable bond, that's an interesting one. We saw decent inflows into taxable- bond funds in the month of March. What types of products are investors buying there? Strauts: There was a $12.5 billion inflow in March. The money was really focused on intermediate-term bond, because long government and high-yield bond were in outflow. So, investors seem to be looking to the core bond funds . Just last month, they actually were focusing on an active core bond funds , because intermediate-term bond took in $9 billion in assets on the active side and only $3.6 billion on the passive side. Benz: So, it seems like even though they're buying these core bond funds , they are doing some repositioning. Investors are continuing to swap out of [TICKER:PTTRX] PIMCO Total Return (PTTRX)--though the outflows have slowed down a
  2. Income Oriented Bond Funds

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    Fri, 17 Apr 2015

    strategy, there are numerous debates on whether to classify a bond fund as an "income" oriented fund, or a "total return" oriented fund. When you read the prospectus of various bond funds , there are several with statements that state their primary

  3. BlackRock Investment Institute Quarterly Outlook – April 2015

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    Fri, 17 Apr 2015

    below 1%, small-cap funds with levies below 1.25%, and bond funds charging less than 0.75%. Experienced management is obviously ..... click here .) Don't forget about including a high-quality bond fund in the mix, which helps offset the volatility of stocks in

  4. FI CEFs that move inversely with US Treasuries

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    Fri, 17 Apr 2015

    One application would be to hedge other fixed income CEFs that either do not or cannot hedge themselves. An example is muni bond funds , which I don't think are themselves able to hold anything that would act as an interest rate hedge. So one idea is to

  5. Market fluctuation and mutual funds

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    Fri, 17 Apr 2015

    Part of my effort gradually to increase the percentage of bond funds and fixed income in my allocation is to harvest gains in my largest position, CREF, partly in favor of TIAA. (I'd do so more

  6. U.S.-based taxable bond funds attract 5th week of inflows -Lipper

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    Thu, 16 Apr 2015

    NEW YORK, April 16 (Reuters) - Investors in U.S.-based funds committed $1.6 billion to taxable bond funds in the week ended April 15, marking the fifth straight week of inflows into the funds, data...

  7. Don't Let Your Portfolio's Insurance Lapse

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    Thu, 16 Apr 2015

    upside). Instead, I'm talking about bonds--plain-vanilla high-quality bonds and bond funds . True, inflows into high-quality core bond funds have been positive over the past year. But when I'm out and about talking to investors

  8. U.S.-based muni funds post first outflows since July '14 -ICI

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    Wed, 15 Apr 2015

    By Sam Forgione NEW YORK, April 15 (Reuters) - Investors in U.S.-based mutual funds pulled $187 million out of municipal bond funds in the week ended April 8 as retail investors sought to raise...

  9. Bond Fund Allocation Advice

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    Wed, 15 Apr 2015

    Currently 35% of my retirement portfolio is in bond funds . My portfolio is 10% Foreign and 90% US with 87% being Intermediate term. 10% VATBX (Vanguard Totoal Int. Index) 34

  10. 403B Bond Fund Choices

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    Mon, 13 Apr 2015

    Return Fund). They do offer other bond fund choices: 1. NEHYX - Loomis Sayles ..... anyone have any opinion on the other two bond funds they offer? We plan on either using the income from the bond fund (s) or annuitizing it when she retires

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