Bond Portfolio: In Search of Buried Treasure

 
LinkedIn Pulse: Bond Portfolio: In Search of Buried Treasure
By Bob Newman
March 14, 2017
 

When my kids were young we used to play a game we called “treasure hunt”. It consisted of me going to the end of the family room couch and lifting it off the ground while the


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Swaps on a Blind Date? Three Questions for Community Banks

LinkedIn Pulse: Swaps on a Blind Date? Three Questions for Community Banks
By Bob Newman
April 7, 2016

As community banks look for ways to differentiate themselves from their larger counterparts, which of the following advantages would be least likely to help win over a local client when competing for business:

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Laying the Groundwork

Laying the Groundwork
January 13, 2015, Financial Managers Society: Update
By Bob Newman
“As a rate hike looms, derivatives may draw renewed interest, Chatham’s Bob Newman discusses that ‘Now that we’re seemingly closer to the Fed getting ready to raise short-term interest rates, having derivatives in the toolkit can help an institution be better prepared


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