Article Archives

Bond yields: Lower for longer?
Fall 2017

Unexpected events seem likely in 2018, and we think your clients might be quite surprised by how low U.S. bond yields may remain.

The remarkable resiliency of U.S. bonds
Summer 2017

The current environment illustrates that longer-term bond yields don’t have to rise just because the Fed is hiking rates.

Bonds: Can't live with 'em, can't live without 'em
Spring 2017

The current environment illustrates three key reasons to remember the benefits that bonds can provide.

Don't ditch your bonds
December 2016

If the major events of 2016 teach us anything, it's to expect the unexpected. From "Brexit" to Trump's victory, 2016 provided an abundance of surprises.

Embracing the improbable
September 2016

Unexpected and improbable events occur in all aspects of our lives, particularly when it comes to investing. The current financial climate provides numerous examples of this reality.

Unprecedented markets, inexplicable risks
March 2016

The first week of 2016 was the worst first week of a year for U.S. equity markets on record and conditions have remained quite rocky ever since.

Insights from Brett Wander - Article archive
Welcome to Brett's Blog Archives. Read all articles from Brett Wander, CIO of Fixed Income for Charles Schwab Investment Management (CSIM).