ISHARES CANADIAN BOND INDEX FUND $29.23 – Toronto symbol XBB

ISHARES CANADIAN BOND INDEX FUND $29.23 (CWA Rating: Income) (Toronto symbol XBB; buy or sell through a broker) mirrors the performance of the DEX Universe Bond Index.

This index consists of a wide range of investment-grade Canadian government and corporate bonds with terms to maturity of… Read More

Two low-fee bond fund investments

With interest rates so low, bonds have become much less attractive to income-seeking investors. However, if you need stable income and want to hold bonds, here are two bond funds that have low fees and top-quality holdings. As well, both cut risk by avoiding speculative… Read More

iShares Canadian Bond Index $28.83 – Toronto symbol XBB

ISHARES CANADIAN BOND INDEX FUND $28.83 (CWA Rating: Income) (Toronto symbol XBB; buy or sell through a broker) mirrors the performance of the DEX Universe Bond Index.

This index consists of a diversified range of investment grade Canadian government and corporate bonds, with a term to… Read More

Here’s a Low-fee Way to Invest in Bonds

We generally advise against investing in bond funds because we doubt that bond fund managers can add enough value to offset their fees.

However, if you need steady income and want to hold bond funds, here are two funds that have low fees and top-quality holdings,… Read More

iShares Canadian Bond Index $28.67 – Toronto symbol XBB

ISHARES CANADIAN BOND INDEX FUND $28.67 (CWA Rating: Income) (Toronto symbol XBB; buy or sell through a broker) mirrors the performance of the DEX Universe Bond Index.

This index consists of a diversified range of investment grade Canadian government and corporate bonds, with a term to… Read More

Low-fee Bond Funds for Income Investors

We generally advise against investing in bond funds because we doubt that bond fund managers can add enough value to offset their fees.

However, if you need steady income and want to hold bond funds, here are two funds that have low fees and top-quality holdings,… Read More

iShares Canadian Bond Index $29.21 – Toronto symbol XBB

ISHARES CANADIAN BOND INDEX FUND $29.21 (CWA Rating: Income) (Toronto symbol XBB; buy or sell through a broker) mirrors the performance of the Scotia Capital Universe Bond Index.

This index consists of a diversified range of investment grade Canadian government and corporate bonds, with a term… Read More

Two Low-fee Bond Fund Investments

We generally advise against investing in bond funds because we doubt that bond fund managers can add enough value to offset their fees.

However, if you need steady income and want to hold bond funds, here are two funds that have low fees and top-quality holdings,… Read More