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Liquidity Realized

Manager Insights White Paper Smart Beta
November 2019
Liquidity Realized

The rise in credit portfolio trading has created an opportunity for high yield investors to overcome the challenges of trading individual bonds. 

In our 2017 paper Liquidity Reimagined, we highlighted the ability of investment managers to utilize the ETF market structure to improve liquidity for fixed income index and beta portfolios. Over the last two years, we have continued to leverage this insight to resounding success. In this paper we describe the growth of credit portfolio trading and provide a quantitative review of our trade implementation efforts in the US high yield market.