Global bond investors should pay close attention to their currency hedging strategy and the impact it may have on portfolios.
Join Geoff Schechter, CFA, CPA, Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, and Heiko Dahse, CFA, IMC, Managing Director, as they discuss the risk and return benefits for non-US investors of owning US municipal bonds.
Benefits of US municipal bonds for non-US investors
A number of factors appear to have contributed to the selloff in equity markets that commenced last week and picked up steam in a volatility-driven decline on Monday, 5 February. While the decline was eye-catching, Monday’s 4.1% drop was only the 25th largest in the history of the S&P 500 Index.
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