Monthly Archives: March 2016

Market Risks On High-Yield Bonds

Michael Bishop/ March 10, 2016/ Money/ 0 comments

Over the past several years, the Federal Reserves policy has forced investors to take on additional risk in order to achieve acceptable yields on their investments. Since 2008, yields on CDS have decreased from 5 to 6 percent down to just above zero.  This has caused investors to buy riskier and lower quality investments to try to maintain their incomes. 

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