Municipals and Rising Rates: A Potential Opportunity for Fixed Income Investors

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Municipals and Rising Rates May 2016

Christine Todd, CFA

Christine Todd, CFA - President of Standish and Head of the Tax-Sensitive and Insurance Strategies

Executive Summary

  • For investors concerned about the prospect of rising interest rates, U.S. municipal bonds may be a good opportunity
  • U.S. municipal bonds can be a high quality, low volatility complement to an overall asset allocation
  • The diversification benefits of U.S. municipal bonds may enhance the overall risk-and-return profile of an investment portfolio


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