|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||80.01 - 80.09|
|52 Week Range||78.94 - 80.50|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.07%|
Investors continue to shovel money into corporate bonds, squeezing the yield earned over Treasury bonds to fresh multi-year lows. The voracious buying of corporate bond funds has coincided with the latest ...
Exchange-traded funds, which have hit record after record in terms of assets and adoption in 2017, can add another milestone to the list.
Fully 81% of global fund managers surveyed by Bank of America Merrill Lynch this month said corporate-bond markets are “overvalued.” That’s the highest level in 11 months.
Vanguard announced Tuesday that it will launch a brand new exchange-traded fund -- Vanguard Total Corporate Bond -- in the December-end quarter of this year. The asset management juggernaut continues to dominate the bond game with its Fixed Income Group managing $1.2 trillion of both active and index assets of which $350 billion is in corporate bonds. Its popular Total Bond Market II Index fund saw net inflows of $28.9 billion over the past 12 months, and its Vanguard Total International Bond Index fund, some $26 billion in fresh cash.
VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard today filed a preliminary registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a new index portfolio, Vanguard Total Corporate Bond ETF. The ETF is expected to launch in the fourth quarter and will offer investors access to the entire U.S. investment-grade corporate bond market through a single fund. "The new offering complements our existing lineup of total market funds and will provide investors with low-cost, broadly diversified exposure to the U.S. investment-grade corporate bond market," said John Hollyer, global head of Vanguard Fixed Income Group.
VALLEY FORGE, Pa. , Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanguard, a leading provider of bond index funds and ETFs, announced plans today to change the target benchmarks of three government bond index funds and ...
Apprehensions over climate change, an emphasis on global pension funds over the integration of ESG in their investments, and new markets will fuel demand for this type of bond.
Gross has suggested some short-term duration investment products since he believes economic growth may not reach the level of investor expectation.
Prominent bond investor Jeffrey Gundlach discussed the bond market's performance and his expectations for the bond market in a recent interview.
While Charles Schwab, PowerShares and Guggenheim had strong ETF inflows in 2016, others were bigger beneficiaries of the increased usage. Specifically, the three largest providers—BlackRock’s iShares, Vanguard and State Street Global Advisors—pulled in 88% of the ETF inflows, according to FactSet data, benefiting from a variety of relationships with index providers. However, some were more meaningful than others.
Mutual fund and ETF giant Vanguard has announced fee cuts on a number of its funds, including 11 ETFs, for the 2016 fiscal year ended in August. In the press release, Vanguard CEO Bill McNabb emphasized that these expense ratio reductions were just “business as usual” rather than the latest shots fired in the ETF fee war.
Hedge funds and other investment firms run by legendary investors like Israel Englander and Ray Dalio are entrusted to manage billions of dollars of accredited investors’ money because they are without peer in the resources they use to identify the best investments for their chosen investment horizon. Moreover, they are more willing to invest a […]
We're just a day away from the 5th annual Inside Fixed Income conference, and Dave Nadig and I have been feverishly working on our keynote. Dave and I try to take a fairly sophisticated approach to our talks. We've been researching investor behavior in fixed-income ETFs, examining the use of fixed-income ETFs by credit hedge funds, and gazing into the deepest nuances of ETF liquidity. We'll cover all that in our talk.
The September 2016 FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting was characterized by three dissents to the status quo on the federal funds rate.