The first quarter was a perfect storm for bond markets. The Russia-Ukraine war exacerbated an already rapidly deteriorating inflation environment, sparking a hawkish pivot from a number of central banks. And rising rates resulted in the worst bond market returns in decades. How can you restructure portfolios?
Our most comprehensive quarterly report on fixed income flows and holdings includes analysis of investor trends across $10 trillion of assets,2 plus SPDR® fixed income ETF implementation ideas for the upcoming quarter.
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2 State Street Form 10-K, as of December 31, 2020. The fixed income flows and holdings indicators produced by State Street Global Markets — the investment, research and trading division of State Street Corporation — are based on aggregated and anonymized custody data provided to it by State Street, in its role as custodian. State Street Global Advisors does not have access to the underlying custody data used to produce the indicators.
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