Multisector Team Outlook

The Loomis Sayles Multisector Team presents its views on current macro conditions, including US and global interest rates and potential fixed income opportunities.

Core Plus Bond Team Views

Peter Palfrey and Rick Raczkowski of the Loomis Sayles Core Plus Bond Team discuss the fund’s objectives and the strategy.

Fixed Income Investing: Roles Your Bond Portfolio Can Play

Amid interest rate uncertainty, Porfolio Strategist Jack Janasiewicz provides some insights for investors looking to reposition their fixed income allocations.

Navigating Dynamic Markets with Tactical Flexibility

Peter Palfrey and Rick Raczkowski of the Loomis Sayles Core Plus Bond Team discuss the fund’s objectives and the strategy.

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Measuring Market Excitement: Is Global Growth About to Bloom?

Chief Market Strategist David Lafferty shares his views on the post-Christmas global rally – and what investors should know about where markets may be headed.

Nowhere to Hide: 2018 Global Barometer Compares Portfolios from 7 Regions

Insights into model portfolios and asset allocation decisions worldwide that seek to explain key drivers in performance differentials.

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Flex Time: Navigating Fixed Income Investing in a Late-Cycle Landscape

Views on Fed rate moves, high yield opportunities, China risks, and the importance of being flexible by Loomis Sayles portfolio manager Elaine Stokes.

Your Fixed Income Portfolio: Is It Time to Broaden Your View?

Duration, safety, and yield insight from active fixed income and portfolio specialists.

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Is the Cycle Over? What Investors Should Know

Watch what the Loomis Sayles Full Discretion team has to say about recession risk.

Fed-mageddon: Yield Curve Fever

Chief Market Strategist David Lafferty on what investors should know about Fed policy, interest rates and the yield curve – and their potential effect on markets over the near term.

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Loomis Sayles Update: Active Investors Get Selective in 2019

An overview of where Loomis, Sayles & Company is searching for investment opportunities in the equity and fixed income landscapes.

  • March 28, 2019
Market Rally vs. Market Reality: Evaluating the Path Ahead

The post-Christmas market rally has been impressive – but are macro data and earnings signaling a tougher road ahead for investors?

Bank Loans: Much More Than a Rising Interest Rates Play

Yield pickup and a steady US economy should favor bank loans in 2019, says product manager for the Loomis, Sayles & Company bank loans team.

  • February 25, 2019
Time to Get More Active about Fixed Income and Equity Investing?

Exploring active fixed income and equity strategies for markets at a crossroads.

  • February 11, 2019
The Outlook for Outlooks

Market predictions alone are useless – what matters is the rationale behind the argument.

Pursuing More Predictable Return Streams in Flexible Fixed Income

Elaine Stokes of Loomis Sayles’ Multisector Team discusses removing equity and non-dollar volatility in the Investment Grade Bond Fund, and 2019 outlook.

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Unleashing the Superpower Potential of Bonds

When interest rates rise, bonds get a bad rap, but investors may want to think twice before bailing on bonds.

  • February 4, 2019
Income, Volatility and Value Equity Experts Eye Opportunities, Concerns in 2019

Insights from our panel of investment experts on where investors might be best positioned to succeed in the new year.

  • January 9, 2019
Multi-Asset Income: Sustainable Income Focused on Quality and GRIT

Loomis Sayles’ Multi-Asset Income Team explain why quality of income matters and other steps they take to maximize risk-adjusted returns.

Be Prepared: 5 Investment Strategies to Consider in 2019

Amid conflicting market signals, investors may want to think about lower-risk allocations.

  • December 27, 2018
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Loomis Sayles Global Allocation Fund

Loomis Sayles Global Allocation Fund’s veteran management team discuss the importance of their go-anywhere, best-ideas approach and continuous collaboration, along with where the value is today.

  • December 19, 2018
Searching for Late Cycle Yield Advantage

Loomis Sayles Portfolio Manager Matt Eagan provides a 2019 outlook and his thoughts on where investors may find fixed income opportunities in the months ahead.

Pursuing Hidden Value in Global Bond Markets

Two Loomis Sayles portfolio managers provide their thoughts on potential opportunities in the global fixed income sector in the year ahead.

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Fixed Income Amid Rising Rates: Challenges and Opportunities

Loomis Sayles Fixed Income Manager Matt Eagan, CFA® shares insights on navigating the current fixed income markets.

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US Asset Allocation Trends – Summer 2018

The synchronized global equity rally may be winding down, and moderate model portfolios were lucky to eke out modest gains in the first half of 2018.

  • October 17, 2018
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Time to Take an Alternative Route to Fixed Income?

Diversifying away from traditional fixed income may be advantageous in a rising rate landscape, explains Loomis Sayles Strategic Alpha manager.

Reading the Yield Curve Signals: Recession or Expansion?

Insights for fixed income investors on how a flattening yield curve may still be an indicator of near-term economic activity.

3 Reasons to Consider Short-Term Bonds In A Rising Rates Environment

Short-term bonds may be an option for investors looking to navigate a challenging fixed income market.

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Finding Value in the Global Credit Cycle

Credit selection, market views, and value opportunities are discussed with a PM from Loomis Sayles’ Global Bond Team.

  • July 30, 2018
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Active ETF for a Shifting Bond Market

How Natixis Loomis Sayles Short Duration Income ETF may help in a shifting bond market is discussed on the NYSE floor.

  • July 26, 2018
Seasonal Benefits of Active Municipal Bond Management

An active management approach to seasonality factors in the municipal bond market may benefit portfolios.

Looking at Merger Mania in the Healthcare Sector

A senior fixed income analyst discusses mergers in the healthcare industry and its potential effect on investment in the sector.

  • July 17, 2018
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Considering Bank Loans in a Rising Rates Environment

Loomis Sayles examines how a flexible bank loans strategy may help lessen the impact of rising rates in fixed income portfolios.

  • July 13, 2018
Managing Fixed Income Allocations in a Rising Rate Environment

Research suggests some fixed income allocations may need to be readjusted to align with a rising interest rate environment.

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Flexibility in Fixed Income is Key When Rates Are on the Rise

How the freedom and flexibility to roam across global fixed income markets can provide value in a rising rate environment.

Four Key Insights into Establishing the California Green Bond Market

Investor motivations, perceptions, and knowledge gaps that may influence the state of California’s green bond market.

  • March 2, 2018