For qualified investors

Is your bond strategy built for a choppy market?

In today’s low yield, low return environment, every franc counts. Whether you are in retirement or investing to build a better future, consistent performance and low fees are critical to achieve your goals.

What are today's bonds challenges?

What worked in the past may not work going forward given today’s challenges. Consider adapting a bond strategy to address these challenges:

Higher volatility

Higher volatility

Now that equity market volatility is on the rise, it is important to remember that traditional bonds have historically offered downside protection when equity markets declined.

Navigate changing bond markets

Navigate changing bond markets

We’re entering an uncertain stage of the interest rate cycle, in which short-term rates may rise but, in our view, longer-term rates should remain low. As bond volatility is also likely to increase, being nimble is more important than ever.

Access a wider opportunity set

Access a wider opportunity set

With dispersion in global growth, monetary policy and fixed income performance, investing in a global bond portfolio may create more opportunities to source returns and diversify globally.

So what do I do with my money?

It could be time to think about investing in more flexible, less constrained strategies. Strategies that can look across the entire global fixed income market for opportunities and adapt quickly to changing market conditions.

BlackRock’s range of unconstrained bond funds benefits from the firm’s extensive network of fixed income specialists all over the globe, its unique risk management capabilities and access to ideas, information and investment opportunities few other managers possess.