We look at how to track these fixed-income instruments through ETFs
Bonds are often seen as an answer at times of market stress and, with the FTSE 100 losing more than 6% of its value since the beginning of August there is plenty of reason for people to be seeking safe havens. But the trouble is everyone has this idea, which means yields on the so-called ‘safest bonds’, such as government ones like some shorter-dated US Treasuries and UK Gilts,...