ETFs and Next-Generation Fixed Income Investing

What do financial advisors need to know about these creative ETFs?

Vice President and Director of Fixed Income Strategy
Reviewed by: Brad Camden
Edited by: Brad Camden

Innovations in investing have always been driven by investor demand—that remains true today. With new approaches in fixed income gaining momentum, the products used to implement nontraditional index strategies have changed. What do financial advisors need to know about these creative ETFs, and how should they be deployed?

Join, Mark Carlson of FlexShares, Brad Camden and Peter Flood of Northern Trust Asset Management as we explore new approaches to fixed income investing and how these tools can be used to better access markets and construct smarter portfolios. Topics to be covered include:

  • How fixed income markets are changing and what you can do to stay ahead
  • The latest innovations in fixed income ETFs
  • How you can use innovative fixed income ETFs in portfolio construction


Brad Camden, CFA, is vice president and director of fixed income strategy for Northern Trust Asset Management in Chicago. His main responsibility is to head the taxable active long-duration strategy team. Camden has oversight and portfolio management responsibilities across a variety of active as well as passive strategies. He holds a B.A. in economics from DePauw University. Camden is member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago.