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Core Bond Fund outperformed when markets dropped

Quality factor performance during the downturn; size mattered

Large-cap ruled the day based on Antonio Picca's analysis of how the quality factor weathered recent market turmoil.

Are liquidity and value heading for a rebound?

Antonio Picca analyzes the performance of value and liquidity during the 2020 market sell-off relative to their behavior during and after the GFC.

Income and tax efficiency models can help optimize your time

Overview of two strategic model portfolio series: the Tax-Efficient Series and the Income Series.

Using models to outsource investment management

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Supporting resources from our virtual Q&A event on Vanguard strategic model portfolios.

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Four key ways ETFs show resilience in volatile markets

Learn four key ways ETFs have proven their value in helping investors navigate the extreme market volatility sparked by the coronavirus pandemic.

Four reasons to embrace global investing

Is investing overseas worth it? Check out these 4 compelling reasons to consider an allocation to international investments and how Vanguard ETFs can help.

Three reasons why muni bonds look appealing now

Turmoil in the muni bond market in March of 2020 opened up opportunities for investors as well as for the managers of Vanguard active municipal bond funds.

Beyond the pandemic: What to expect from stocks, bonds

Vanguard outlines how its return expectations for stocks and bonds have changed in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The downturn’s effect on actively managed bond funds

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Vanguard CEO Tim Buckley and John Hollyer, head of Global Fixed Income, discuss the economic outlook and application to Vanguard’s actively managed bond funds.

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Expect interest rates to stay lower, for longer

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Vanguard Chief Executive Officer Tim Buckley and John Hollyer, head of Global Fixed Income, discuss the outlook for interest rates and inflation.

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Fallen angels: The new high-yield bonds

The COVID-19 pandemic threatens to consign some of the growing BBB-rate bond market to high-yield status.

Benefiting from tax-loss harvesting

Read a recap of our recent Office Hours Q&A session on tax-loss harvesting with Vanguard Global Head of Advice.

Evaluating the risks of downgrades, defaults in bond markets

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Vanguard Chief Executive Officer Tim Buckley and John Hollyer, head of Global Fixed Income, discuss the risks of default or downgrades in the bond markets.

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How do bond ETFs behave when markets are extreme?

Fixed income ETF investors in March experienced some of the most extreme discounts seen across bond ETFs since the global financial crisis.

Consider portfolio and planning clean-up in volatile markets

Staying the course does not have to mean standing still. This article highlights discussions advisors can have with clients during market volatility.

Compare products tool gets powerful new enhancements

Advisors now have access to powerful enhancements to our Compare Products tool with new-and-improved key features.

Municipals rally pauses on headlines of state finances

Despite recent concerns about state and local government finances, Vanguard Head of Municipals Paul Malloy explains why the municipal bond market remains sound.

Active Fixed Income Perspectives: The pandemic’s impact

Get expert analysis of the pandemic's impact on fixed income markets in the 1st quarter 2020 edition of Vanguard Active Fixed Income Perspectives.

Vanguard closes Treasury Money Market Fund to new investors

Slowing cash flows to protect current shareholders from potential dilution of yields for short-term Treasury securities.