Recently, we had a chance to catch up with George Bory, Managing Director of Fixed Income Strategy and Product Specialists, and Nick Venditti, Senior Municipal Portfolio Manager, both from Wells Fargo Asset Management, on what’s driving the fixed-income markets and how investors can respond to a highly volatile environment for bonds. Here were the top 5 takeaways.
“We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful.”
Warren Buffett, 1986 letter to shareholders
Investors have adopted forward-looking measures of risk as inputs into strategic asset allocation exercises. The two approaches most commonly employed today are:
Every Friday, Brian Jacobsen provides perspective on key events and topics of the current week and his thoughts about what the week ahead may hold. Here’s his report for the week of October 10–16, 2020.
Nate Miles, Head of Retirement at Wells Fargo Asset Management, reveals three retirement blind spots that he and his team have noticed in conversations with defined contribution plan sponsors, their consultants, and advisors.
Every Friday, Brian Jacobsen provides perspective on key events and topics of the current week and his thoughts about what the week ahead may hold. Here’s his report for the week of October 3–9, 2020.
In today’s podcast, we will speak with Dr. Brian Jacobsen, Senior Investment Strategist for the Multi-Asset Solutions team at Wells Fargo Asset Management, about the upcoming U.S. elections and ways to manage the risks surrounding the election.