New York - London - Athens - Oslo

Closed-End Fund Market Commentaries


Still Waiting For The Great Rotation Out Of Bond Mutual Funds

Jul 15, 2017
Click here to access Still Waiting For The Great Rotation Out Of Bond Mutual Funds

View from the Observation Deck

1. As indicated in the chart,with the exception of 2013 and 2015, investors appear to have had a big appetite for bond mutual funds since 2007,which was just one-year prior to the punishing 2008-2009 financial crisis.
2. From 2007 through April 2017,investors poured a net $1.31 trillion into bond funds,according to the ICI.Year-to-date through April 2017, net inflows totaled a whopping $89.33 billion, up from $36.35 billion over the same period in 2016.




provided by:

First Trust

Website: /www.ftportfolios.com