Fixed Income Strategies in a Rising Rate Environment - Are You Really Prepared?

The Federal Reserve stands ready to end quantitative easing, and bond investors face difficult choices.

Managing Editor
Reviewed by: Olly Ludwig
Edited by: Olly Ludwig

As the Federal Reserve stands ready to end quantitative easing, fixed-income investors face difficult choices. Yields remain low and the sensitivity to interest-rate risk continues to be high. A strengthening U.S. economy contrasts with economic sluggishness in other parts of the developed world, while geopolitical risk remains an ongoing concern. Amid these crosswinds, Rick Harper, WisdomTree’s Head of Fixed Income & Currency, assesses the fixed-income landscape, highlights some key catalysts to watch for, and outlines potential fixed-income solutions for navigating these evolving conditions.

Olly Ludwig is the former managing editor of Previously, he was a financial advisor at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney and an editor at Bloomberg News. Before that, Ludwig was a journalist at the Reuters News Agency in New York.