Today I’m tackling part 3 of our four-part series on investing in bonds.
Specifically, I’m sharing why buying bonds and holding them to maturity might not be the best strategy.
In fact, if interest rates go up and we maintain a normal yield environment, it’s possible that holding bonds to maturity will result in inferior returns.
So if you want to continue learning how bond returns are generated and where there might be opportunities in this asset class, today’s episode is for you.
How to Listen to Today’s Episode:
Episode Links & Free Resources:
- The Yield Curve Last Inverted January 2020 [Bloomberg]
- What an Inverted Yield Curve Means [Reuters]
- Why Bonds Funds Aren’t Necessarily A Losing Proposition In Rising Rate Environments [Kitces]
- Systematic Bond Fund Investing [Dimensional]