Market Outlook · September 22, 2020

Fixed Income: How Long Will Low Rates Last?

Joseph Mirsky

SVP, Head of Fixed Income

1 How the Fed's new approach impacts income investors

The Federal Reserve recently announced some important updates to its goals and policies.

2 How long will low rates last?

The Fed continues to discuss keeping rates at a lower boundary for some time, but how long does the market expect low rates to last?

3 The Fed's purchasing programs impact for municipal and corporate bonds

On the back of unprecedented government intervention, we now find ourselves in one of the lowest yielding fixed income markets in history. This is the first time in history that the Fed directly purchased any individual corporate bonds.

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