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Quick Takes: Why Core Bond Indexes Are Riskier Now

Learn why we think it’s important to take an active approach to core bond investments.

 

Scott Mather, CIO of U.S. core strategies, discusses why core bond indexes are riskier today and cautions passive investors that they may not be getting compensated for new risks.

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Scott A. Mather

CIO U.S. Core Strategies

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