Big Picture Update Of The CEF Market

This is an extract from an earlier article at Systematic Income Premium In the middle of any extended drawdown, getting your bearings as an investor can be very difficult. In …

FDUS: Why We Bought This 10.4% – Yielding BDC

The Business Development Company Fidus Investment Corp (FDUS) delivered a strong Q2, in line with its excellent track record. It trades at a 10.4% dividend yield. Despite an equity-overweight portfolio …

This Is Our Inflation Income Playbook

June brought another upside surprise in the headline rate of inflation. With upside surprises happening seemingly every month, this no longer feels very surprising to many income investors. In this …

Why We Like This 8% Yielding Preferreds CEF

Within the broader fixed-income umbrella, PTA features a decent-quality profile, holding preferreds of primarily investment-grade household-name issuers. The fund’s preferred portfolio itself is about a third investment-grade with more than …