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Muni Bond Downturn Could Spell Opportunity for Investors
24 June 2022
In a normal interest rate environment, municipal bonds and the related exchange traded funds are bedrocks for many conservative income investors, but 2022 is proving to be anything but normal when it ...
Muni Carnage Could Create Opportunity
2 May 2022
Municipal bonds and the related exchange traded funds are languishing as interest rates rise, but a silver lining could materialize. While the first four months of 2022 have been rough on munis, some ...
MAAX Reacts To Inflation Fears
22 July 2021
The municipal fixed income markets performed strongly in June due to falling interest rates and continued economic strength. If inflation proves to be stickier than most expect, that should send inter...
MAAX Adds To Duration And It Rallies
17 May 2021
MAAX added duration at the beginning of April based on the model's view that the impressive rise in interest rates would take a pause.
Show Me the Muni(s): One Way to Better Bond Yields
17 May 2021
The rising popularity of municipal bonds has been readily apparent in fixed income flows, but for those who can't get enough, there's the VanEck Vectors Muni Allocation ETF (MAAX) to consider. The fun...
The Importance of Flexibility in the Municipal Bond ETF Space
19 April 2021
Today's interest rate environment puts a premium on flexibility – something not all bond strategies offer. That ability to evolve with the times is particularly important when it comes to municipal bo...
MAAX Adds To Duration As Bond Yields Attempt To Stabilize
16 April 2021
The VanEck Vectors Muni Allocation ETF had a NAV total return of 0.74% vs 0.62% for the Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index for March. High yield was the top performer last month as optimism aroun...
Munis to the MAAX: A Tailored Response to Municipal Bond ETFs
15 March 2021
The recent spike in Treasury yields is presenting challenges for some traditional municipal bond strategies. Investors can turn to a more responsive approach with the VanEck Vectors Municipal Allocati...