The Big Picture: World Central Banks Temporarily Soothe The Market But Worry Long-Term Investors

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(October 2012) Tom Kenny of About.com recently published the “ 2012 Third Quarter Bond Market Returns: the Third Quarter in Review”.  In the report, he highlights the fact that emerging market bonds had a stellar quarter - up almost  7% , while … [Read more...]

10 Lessons I learned from the Book Abnormal Returns by Tadas Viskanta

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I just finished reading Abnormal Returns, Winning Strategies from the Frontlines of the Investment Blogosphere by Tadas Viskanta.  Tadas is best known for his twice daily list of finance links from around the web, which he publishes via … [Read more...]

Bonds vs Bond Funds for Income and Portfolio Diversification

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Below is lesson 5 in our Learn Bonds in 15 minutes video course, which coveres bonds vs bond funds for income and portfolio diversification.  You can find the transcript as well as some additional links to resources where you can learn more below … [Read more...]