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Investing in bonds when rates are on the rise

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Now that the much-awaited Fed hiking cycle is well underway, rising rates have caused bond prices to decline. Given that returns have been sharply negative year-to-date, what should fixed income investors do? We think it makes sense to build diversified portfolios with significant allocations to income-producing securities. Such approaches have historically weathered rising rates well while providing low correlations to equities.

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