Many investors need to maintain rate-of-return targets to meet ongoing spending needs and satisfy other liabilities, but may face significant hurdles in achieving these targets given current market valuations and the low level of global bond yields. Choosing the right mix of assets to maintain prudent diversification while still striving to meet these rate-of-return targets can certainly present challenges. Here are five reasons why we believe fixed-income should continue to be an important part of investors’ portfolios.
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