Introducing The Global X Emerging Markets Bond ETF


On June 3rd, 2020, we listed the Global X Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMBD) on NYSE Arca. EMBD is an actively managed fund sub-advised by Mirae Asset Global Investments that seeks a high level of total return consisting of both income and capital appreciation by investing in emerging market debt.Read More →

Green Shoots The Bond Market Is Ignoring


So much winning! Global equity markets are pushing higher, and many are at all-time highs. Chinese equities and the yuan are perking up. The threat of tariff wars is receding. Industrial commodity prices are turning up. Housing starts in the US are soaring. Consumer confidence is high. Financial market fundamentalsRead More →

U.S. Bond Market’s Resilience Shines On


The long-running bull market in bonds continues to defy bearish forecasts, as shown by a set of exchange-traded funds. Positive year-to-date performance in all the major corners of fixed income continues to offer a stark counterpoint to analysts who expect trouble. Long-term corporate bonds continue to lead the field byRead More →

Canada Bond Update By Bloomberg


© Reuters. Relief Seen for Natural Gas Bottlenecks: Canada Bond Update (Bloomberg) — Canada’s battered market could be looking at some relief as TC Energy Corp. expands pipeline capacity and stockpiles remain low in Alberta at the start of heating season, according to Craig Nieboer, chief financial officer of producerRead More →

I Bond Investors: Act Now, Don’t Delay


It pains me to say this: The market’s best inflation-protected investment could go “poof” on November 1. That’s the date the U.S. Treasury will reset the fixed rate on its U.S. Series I Savings Bonds. And the news isn’t likely to be good. If you don’t know what an IRead More →

The BNDX Offers International Bond Access At A Low Fee, But Consider The Allocation – Vanguard Total International Bond ETF (NASDAQ:BNDX)


The purpose of this article is to help investors who want to participate in the international bond space to weigh the relative benefits of using the Vanguard Total International Bond ETF (BNDX). What Does BNDX Do? Vanguard The Vanguard Total International Bond ETF holds investment-grade debt issued (mostly) by internationalRead More →