An upcoming reshuffling of the entire management team of Delaware Ivy Limited-Term Bond Fund coupled with a process overhaul leads to a more cautious assessment. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Neutral for most of its share classes and Negative for the most expensive ones.
Will WLBCX outperform in future?
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The People Pillar is our evaluation of the WLBCX management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
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