December 4th, 2012 1:22 PM by Eric Fang
This is the article from some professionals talkingabout the strategies how fixed income investors should prepare. Here is some of paragraphs:
Rates are still low and could be for some time, but with some financial uncertainties out of the picture, this might be the time for investors to consider the possibility of an eventual rate rise.
At least that is what Charles Dolan, senior investment strategist for BNY Mellon Investment Strategy and Solutions Group, suggests in a recent white paper he co-authored with ISSG strategist Chris Harris.
"Everybody knows the Fed’s on hold", so it might be the time for investors to start taking another look at their portfolios ahead of a possible rate rise "while there is still a little spread left in things."He said investors might want to ask themselves, "What would you do if you had to hold out for five years?"