Perspectives

Stay up to date on emerging industry issues and trends with Sage perspectives. From fixed income to sustainable investing, our experts cover a range of subject matter that is relevant to today’s advisors and consultants.

Fixed Income
A Cautionary Misalignment in High Yield
October 18, 2022 — While low liquidity in the cash bond index has caused spreads to stay tighter than fundamentals would suggest, the large amount. . . .
Fixed Income
Looking Past Near-Term Volatility — Fixed Income Outlook in 5 Charts
October 17, 2022 — The main factor for markets now is the path of US inflation. The Fed remains hyper focused on bringing down inflation. . . .
ESG Solutions
The Sage ESG Top 5 Week of October 14
October 14, 2022 — Sage’s Senior ESG Research Analyst Andy Poreda provides insight on the top ESG news stories of the week. Included in this. . . .
Insurance
A Q&A with Greg Cobb, Sage’s Director of Insurance Solutions
October 10, 2022 — Sage has been delivering highly customized risk-managed investment solutions for the captive insurance industry for over 25 years. We sat down. . . .
Municipal Fixed Income
Identifying Value Opportunities Amid Struggling Municipal Hospitals
October 5, 2022 — It has been a rough couple of years for US hospitals, having navigated the front lines of the Covid-19 pandemic and. . . .
ESG Solutions
The Sage ESG Top 5 — Week of September 30
September 30, 2022 — Sage’s Senior ESG Research Analyst Andy Poreda provides insight on the top ESG news stories of the week. Included in this. . . .
Fixed Income
How Much Cushion Does Fixed Income Provide?
September 21, 2022 — The long-awaited September FOMC statement and summary of economic projections arrived, and it met the expectation coming with a “hawkish” 75. . . .
ESG Solutions
2022 Annual ETF Stewardship Report
September 21, 2022 — Each year, Sage surveys providers of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to determine how well they are performing their fiduciary duty on behalf. . . .
Fixed Income
Brighter Return Prospects Despite Rate Volatility — Fixed Income Outlook in 5 Charts
September 19, 2022 — The market is currently pricing in the Fed to raise rates by an additional 175 bps through the end of 2022. . . .