A flexible way to express high conviction views, and capitalize on opportunities across the capital structure.
10.10.2014 RidgeWorth Short-Term Municipal Bond and Municipal Bond Funds – 3rd Quarter 2014
Dusty Self, portfolio manager with Seix Investment Advisors, discusses the strong flows into municipal bonds and municipal bond funds and the favorable outlook for the asset class into 2015, as fundamentals continue to gain strength amid municipal pe... Play
10.10.2014 RidgeWorth Seix Floating Rate High Income Fund – 3rd Quarter 2014
George Goudelias, senior portfolio manager with Seix Investment Advisors, discusses the recent volatility in the bank loan market and outlook for the asset class for the upcoming year as well as ways that investors can mitigate their risk with the Fe... Play
Credit Opportunities Strategy
Combines Bottom-Up Fundamental Research with Global Macro Views
Seix's Credit Opportunities Strategy (COS) is a long/short credit strategy that invests in the full spectrum of high yield bonds, leveraged loans, stressed/distressed securities, special situations and capital structure opportunities.
Multi-Sector Absolute Return
Search for Yield in a Low Interest Rate Environment
Institutional investors around the globe are challenged to find income to reach investment and spending targets, without taking on undue risk. Our Multi-Sector Absolute Return Strategy is an actively managed response for investing in a low yield environment.
The strategy allows us the flexibility to actively use and rotate among fixed income sectors (including U.S. investment grade, high yield bond, leveraged loans and non-U.S. bonds), taking advantage of relative value to enhance portfolio yield, while avoiding risks associated with using only one sector. The allocation decision and review is based on an analysis of macroeconomic and microeconomic themes and an assessment of the relative value of each sector.
Review of Third Quarter 2014 (Welcome to the Hotel California)
The investment grade and high yield bond markets endured less-than-friendly market conditions in the third quarter; hence excess returns were negative across the board with lower quality sectors underperforming higher quality sectors. A modest move lower in longer-term benchmark rates (10s and 30s) allowed for modestly positive total returns for the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index, but the start of a risk asset re-pricing in the spread sectors was the more fundamental development over the quarter. The primary driver of...
It should be noted this is not the first time the FOMC has attempted to exit the QE business as it has been lured back several times before during this anemic recovery...Download the Latest Perspective