Since the early 2000’s the name ‘Mrs. Watanabe’ has been used to describe yield seeking Japanese retail investors, who were forced to increase their offshore investment risk taking in response to ultra-low interest rates back home.
In this article, we will discuss five key risks to fixed income markets for FY20 and explain their relevance to those allocating to fixed income investments.
2019 has so far been a stellar year for bond returns globally. Even a simple passive exposure to long dated bonds has delivered handsome profits that far exceed the average yield of those bonds.
Hedonic adaptation is a psychology term that describes the human tendency of reverting to a relatively stable or ‘normal’ state following either positive or negative life changes.
Recent inflation readings in Australia and the US have reinforced the strong consensus view that inflation will remain very low for a long time.
The Hive is a video series featuring ActiveX fund managers. ActiveX’s Sam Morris and Ardea discuss the latest trends in fixed income and what investors should be considering.
Gopi Karunakaran introduces the ActiveX Ardea Real Outcome Bond Fund (Managed Fund) (ASX:XARO).
In this Livewire Exclusive video, Ben Alexander discusses the importance of ‘relative value’ in fixed income markets.
Watch Ardea Portfolio Manager Gopi Karunakaran and Fidante Investment Specialist Sam Morris as they discuss the ActiveX Ardea Real Outcome Bond Fund (Managed Fund).
Sometimes opportunities arise because market participants cause pricing in a particular segment of the market to become highly skewed in one direction.