EM Bonds Offer Income as Fed Pauses Rate Hikes

The average yield of the US Treasury index is 2.8%. By contrast, for emerging market bonds denominated in US dollar the average yield is 5.5%

Jose Garcia-Zarate 28 February, 2019 | 2:16PM

 

 

Jose Garcia Zarate: Emerging markets had a tough time in 2018, but investors are now looking at them more favourably. The US Federal Reserve has signalled a slowdown in the pace of rate hikes.

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Jose Garcia-Zarate  is Associate Director of Passive Strategies Research for Morningstar Europe

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