Municipal or Taxable Bonds for High Net Worth Investors?

May 08, 2019 | Ben Mohr, CFA, Director of Fixed Income, Aimee O’Connor, CFP®, Senior Vice President

Municipal bonds remain attractive and still make sense for high net worth investors on a go-forward basis even in the wake of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that went into effect in 2018 and the spread-widening that we experienced in the credit markets during the fourth quarter of 2018. This research brief compares the current state of municipal bonds versus taxable bonds, including:

  • The Municipal/Treasury Ratio
  • A Comparison of Long-Term Historical Returns
  • Tax-Equivalent Yields

Read > Municipal or Taxable Bonds for High Net Worth Investors?

The opinions expressed herein are those of Marquette Associates, Inc. (“Marquette”), and are subject to change without notice. This material is not financial advice or an offer to purchase or sell any product. Marquette reserves the right to modify its current investment strategies and techniques based on changing market dynamics or client needs.

Ben Mohr, CFA
Director of Fixed Income

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Aimee O’Connor, CFP®
Senior Vice President

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