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IIM And IQI: High-Quality Muni Funds, But Leverage Adds Volatility And Risks
2 May 2023
IIM and IQI are leveraged municipal bond closed-end funds. This leverage meant sharper downside moves when rates were rising, but it could also mean sharper upside moves if rates reverse lower.
IIM Vs. NUV: Invesco And Nuveen Value Municipal CEFs Compared
13 January 2023
The Invesco Value Municipal Income Trust focuses on the investment-grade part of the municipal bond market, with a WAM of close to 18 years. The Nuveen Municipal Value Fund also has the same investmen...
CEF Weekly Review: MLP CEFs And Portfolio Diversification
11 September 2022
We review CEF market valuation and performance through the first week of September and highlight recent market action. CEFs had another down week along with the rest of the income space on the back of...
Weekly Closed-End Fund Roundup: August 30, 2020
9 September 2020
13 out of 23 CEF sectors positive on price and 16 out of 23 sectors positive on NAV last week. Commodities lead while MLPs lag.
Treasury Curve Bear-Steepened; Muni Yields Higher - Muni Fortnightly, August 31, 2020
6 September 2020
The Treasury curve bear-steepened and muni yields followed higher. Moody’s: Covid-19 will result in state and local government austerity and higher leverage.
Treasuries Had A Bear-Steepening Week: Fixed Income Weekly Monitor, August 31, 2020
2 September 2020
Treasury yields bear-steepened. Powell comments on desire for more inflation not immediately recognizable in yields.
Weekly Closed-End Fund Roundup: August 23, 2020
31 August 2020
8 out of 23 CEF sectors positive on price and 7 out of 23 sectors positive on NAV last week. Taxable munis gain while MLPs lag.
Rule #1 For Bonds: Don't Lose Money
30 August 2020
At the beginning of this year, we created the Baskin Fixed Income Fund as a more efficient way to manage your fixed income investments.
For Muni Investors, COVID-19 Provides Lessons In Liquidity
27 August 2020
Over the years, individual investors have flocked to municipal bonds to meet safety, income and after-tax return goals.