28/08/15: Busting the bond myth

Rate expectations...

The decline in interest rates to historic lows in recent years has led to anxiety among Australian investors about what will happen to their fixed interest holdings when overnight interest rates begin to rise.

This apprehension is based on the conventional view that longer-dated bonds underperform in this type of rising interest rate environment.

Dr Steve Garth provides another perspective in Cuffelinks.

Rick Maggi Westmount Financial Clear Focus. Better Solutions.