Nicholas Follett

Nicholas Follett is a fixed income analyst at Commonwealth Financial Network®, member FINRA/SIPC, the nation’s largest privately held Registered Investment Adviser–independent broker/dealer. With the firm since 2010, he analyzes municipal bond funds, provides analytics and research support, and assists with market research and commentary. He also reviews client portfolios and evaluates current and potential investment managers and asset management firms. Nicholas graduated from San Francisco State University’s MBA program with an emphasis in finance, and he holds the FINRA Series 7 securities registration.

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3 Tips for Managing Cash in a Rising Rate Environment

3 Tips for Managing Cash in a Rising Rate Environment

Posted by Nicholas Follett

August 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM

After a decade of accommodative monetary policy, the Federal Reserve (Fed) has been gradually increasing the federal funds rate. With the markets expecting two more hikes this year and possibly just as many next year, the opportunity set on the short end of the curve is only increasing. Simply looking at Treasury yields articulates this point (see Figure 1).

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Topics: Asset Management & Investing

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