Municipal Fixed Income Quarterly Market Commentary 4Q 2020

Karleen Strayer and Dan Scholl |
Investment Management

In the 4Q 2020 issue of our quarterly publication, we:Discuss the wild ride municipals took in 2020, including the impact of COVID-19, uncertainty around the presidential election, and record new issuance reached in the fourth quarter.Detail M&A issuance in the nonprofit health systems as well as pressures seen in higher education and transportation.Explain why comprehensive, careful credit research is so important.


Episode 21: Fixed Income: Bursting More with Possibility or Risk?

Tony Roth |
Wilmington WealthWise with Tony Roth

October 21, 2020—A demand for income and a reduction in supply of higher-quality instruments have led investors to look beyond garden-variety government and investment-grade corporate for some yield love. Tony welcomes Jeff Katz, Managing Director, TCW/Metwest, to explore what fixed income bubbles have been or are in the process of being created as a result of monetary policy—and whether any of these bubbles are at risk of popping.