A wider look at bonds: unrated shouldn’t mean unwanted

Jonathan-PlattIn our latest thought piece, Jonathan Platt, Head of Fixed Income at Royal London Asset Management, dispels a common fallacy in bond markets that ratings are a quality stamp and that a bond without accreditation from a rating agency means that the bond is low in quality and high in risk and therefore should be avoided.

Read the article to find out why.

Past performance is no guide to the future. The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and may go down as well as up and investors may not get back the amount originally invested. The views expressed are the author’s own and do not constitute investment advice.

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