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Short Duration Opportunities

The benefit of allocating to short-term bonds
24 March 2022
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    Short duration bonds: resilience in the face of uncertainty

    Short duration bonds can provide investors a source of stable income and assist in protecting fixed income portfolios during times of interest rate increases. Further, and especially important, they can offer downside protection in times of market uncertainty. 

    From an historical perspective, yields in the short duration credit space have recently returned to very attractive levels-levels that have not been seen since before the pandemic.

    We believe there is a strong case for investing in short duration credit assets—not just in times of turmoil and high uncertainty, but more broadly.