Global Bond Market Brief

Monthly analysis of the global bond market.

Emerging Markets Debt: An Important Diversifier

The return potential of developing economies is a given. But, the ability to capture it without undue risk is not.

Three Ways to Unlock Value in Today's Credit Market

As the credit cycle ages and corporate bond investors grow increasingly defensive, we believe select strategies may continue to deliver value.

Emerging Markets Debt May Lift Performance Potential for Australian Investors

Sr. Client Portfolio Manager Joyce Huang explains why an unconstrained, "benchmark-agnostic" approach with a rigorous risk-management effort may offer a better solution than tracking a benchmark index.

Rising Debt and Deteriorating Credit Quality Expose Potential Risks of Index Investing

As the global economic cycle matures, certain risks inherent in fixed-income investing will become more apparent.

Trade Wars, Rising Rates & Volatility: Time to Hedge?

The on-going trade war talks could lead to uncertain environments until cooler heads prevail. What strategies can investors use in such an environment?

Turmoil in Turkey: Risk or Opportunity for Emerging Markets Investors?

After a reprieve in July, volatility has returned to emerging markets assets, thanks mostly to tumult in Turkey.