Understanding a firm's culture is paramount to predicting its stability.
Is now an opportune time to add exposure to these hard-hit asset classes?
A challenging landscape tested most bond funds in 2013, but a few managers stood out as worthy contenders for this year's top prize.
WAMCO remains a compelling fixed-income shop, but some moving pieces warrant a watchful eye.
MetWest Total Return Bond has run ahead of its peers this year, with help from its nonagency mortgages and utilities exposure, says comanager Laird Landmann.
Part 2 of a Q&A with Mihir Worah, head of PIMCO's real return portfolio management team.
Part 1 of a Q&A with Mihir Worah, head of the firm's real return portfolio management team.
Walsh's presence is sure to be missed, but he leaves behind a very capable team.
With a strong fundamental tailwind, high-yield spreads actually should be tighter than historical averages, argues Western Asset's Michael Buchanan.
Western Asset manager Ryan Brist expects a lot of risk in the corporates market in 2013-14, as banks pare risky lending practices and opportunities to enter or exit the bond market shrink.
PIMCO's Andrew Jessop sees opportunities with European and health-care high-yield bonds but also warns of likely lower returns beginning in 2013 given the recent runup.
A look at some funds that have lost more than half of their assets in the past year.
A number of new multi-asset class funds have popped up for combating inflation.