Junk bond funds are largely out of favor this year, but an interest-rate-hedged high-yield bond ETF is beating that trend.
More interest-rate-hedged products keep coming to market, but acceptance looks to be slow.
Commission-free ETF platform adds 18 funds.
For those who fear the leveraged-loan market, alternative exposures exist.
A suite of ETFs helps investors maintain fixed-income exposure in a rising-rate environment.
Duration-hedged ETFs offer some protection.
WisdomTree Investments closed out 2013 with a bang, launching six funds in one day in mid-December. Five of the new funds listed on the Nasdaq and are clearly aimed at quelling investors’ fears of a rising interest rate related to the Federal Reserve’s announced $10 billion tapering of its economic stimulus.