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24.05.2017

S&P P/E Ratio 25.19X

The current so-called recovery is in its 95th month and is the second-longest one on record, the longest being 118 months. The present S&P P/E ratio is very high and makes one think of 1929 and 2000.

 
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08.05.2017

Mr. Market

After so many years of loose monetary policy we might face the unintended consequences of huge misallocations of capital.

 
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05.05.2017

What lies ahead for income investors?

For those that invest with the aim of generating an income, the last year provided a unique set of challenges.

 
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03.02.2017

The Real Risk Of High Yields

Dealing with the risk of high yields

 
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20.12.2016

Equities are a real asset class

Don’t forget equities are a real asset class, and ultimately they are likely to benefit from a reflation regime

 
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15.12.2016

Opportunities in high yield: What makes the global high-yield asset class an attractive longterm investment?

Since 1987, the high yield sector has generally produced healthy risk-adjusted returns, striking a good balance between return and risk. With almost 30 years of proof of concept, the US high yield sector (as represented by the BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Constrained Index) has provided over 80% of the upside and less than 60% of the downside when compared to equities (as represented by the S&P 500 Index).B As such, high yield remains a strong diversifier within an investor’s portfolio for those who can tolerate the risk. When we consider the expanded opportunity set in the global high-yield market, we think an investor can gain considerable advantages.

 
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23.11.2016

Trump is the Straw That Broke the Fixed Income Camel’s Back

The media has credited Trump for the rally in yields and the recent swoon in the equity market. The argument goes that Trump’s policies notably with higher spending, lower taxes and less regulation will be positive for growth and inflation.

 
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20.10.2016

The schizhophrenic economy

According to the FED, the recovery after the crisis of 2008 is coming along nicely although it is a bit slower in Europe.  The FOMC is still debating whether a rise in interest rates is indicated, and December seems to be the right month for another rise of 25 basis points.

 
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