Taking Muni Bonds to the Next Level: Where Cutting-Edge Tech and Fundamental Research Meet
There’s considerable uncertainty in today’s municipal market. Questions persist about the likelihood of rising interest rates, inflation that may not be transitory and the impact on municipalities once the benefits of fiscal stimulus fades. Active bond managers have many decisions to make and need to be nimble in a changing landscape. What’s next for municipal bonds, and how can trading and portfolio management technology help investors navigate this changing environment?
Weekly Gasoline Prices: WTIC Up 50% Since Early Jan
As of August 2, the price of Regular and Premium was up two and three cents, respectively, from the previous week. According to GasBuddy.com, California has the highest average price for Regular at $4.37 and Mississippi has the cheapest at $2.77. The WTIC end-of-day spot price closed at 71.26, down 0.9% from last week and up 50% from the beginning of the year.
Income Strategy Update: Investing Amid Inflation Concerns and Lower Yields
With global growth rebounding amid uncertainties over inflation and COVID-19 variants, investors may want to consider a somewhat more cautious and flexible approach when seeking a consistent yield.