Talk Your Book: Investing in Fallen Angels

On today’s show, we are joined by Fran Rodilosso, Head of Fixed Income ETF Portfolio Management at VanEck

See here for more information and FAQs on the Fallen Angel ETF

On today’s show, we discuss:

  • How the fallen angel idea came about
  • How the risk of default calculations work
  • What happens to a bond when it transitions from investment grade to high yield and vice versa
  • High yield vs the S&P 500
  • Rising stars vs. fallen angels
  • Being tactical with fixed income

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