Article Archives

Bond yields: Merrily we go ’round
Fall 2018

Are your clients worried about the possibility of an inverted yield curve? We address this concern, and discuss three factors that have been keeping longer-term rates in check.

Bonds, bubbles and Bitcoin
Spring 2018

Even though asset prices can reach extremes, these valuations can make sense when supported by underlying fundamentals....

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.

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).