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Sumit Desai, CFA

Sumit Desai, CFA, is a senior analyst covering fixed-income strategies on Morningstar’s manager research team.

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John Hancock Strategic Income Opportunities Fund's strategy has a lot of moving parts, but the experienced team has executed it well through various markets, says Morningstar's Sumit Desai.

Cast out of the investment-grade market, these securities offer unique appreciation potential and exposure to the high-quality end of the junk-bond spectrum, says Van Eck's Francis Rodilosso.

We're limiting exposure to the front end of the interest rate curve in the U.S. and U.K., and shifting money to emerging-markets debt ahead of monetary easing in those regions, says BlackRock fixed-income CIO Rick Rieder.

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.