What Happens When Interest Rates Rise?

posted on October 4th 2013 in Austin CFP Team Posts & Your Financial Advisor with 0 Comments

Scott W. O’Brien, Director of Wealth Management According to Morningstar, in May the average bond fund dropped in value by nearly 7% when interest rates spiked. This followed much speculation about the possibility and timing of when the Federal Reserve may end their bond-purchasing program. The timing is important, as this program and the quantitative […]

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