Podcast: Bond funds or individual bonds?

December 13, 2017

Daren Roberts

Daren Roberts

An episode in Vanguard's Investment Commentary series.

For investors looking to add fixed income investments to their portfolios, what's the better approach, individual bonds or bond funds? In this podcast, Daren Roberts, an investment analyst with Vanguard Investment Strategy Group, offers some tips for deciding which approach to take with your clients' portfolios.

For more on investing, read our research paper A topic of current interest: Bonds or bond funds?


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