Intermediate Government/Credit A or Better

Managed AccountsIntermediate Bond



A composite comprised of separately managed account portfolios managed to the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Intermediate Govt./Credit A or Better Index. All securities purchased for the strategy are rated A or better by at least one out of the three major rating agencies. All portfolios utilize Federated's primary institutional fixed-income approach, a benchmark-driven process designed to add value through fundamental analysis with teams focused by sector to extract value from each step of the process - analysis of sector, yield curve, and security characteristics, and assessment of major long-term indicators of interest rate direction and volatility - within client-driven parameters that meet the above criteria.

Key Facts - Part 1
Benchmark Bloomberg Barclays Intermediate A or Better United States Government/Credit Index
Key Facts - Part 2
Strategy Inception Date
Managed Accounts Pools (MAPs)

MAPs are unique asset class pools specifically designed for SMA strategies. They are registered investment companies with "zero" expense ratio (fees waived). MAPs are available only in conjunction with Federated Separate Accounts. The implementation of MAPs can be at the discretion of the financial advisor.

Specific Asset Class Pool Available with this Strategy

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Robert Ostrowski, CFA
Executive Vice President
Chief Investment Officer for the Global Fixed Income Group
Senior Portfolio Manager

joined Federated
31 years of experience
Denis Doherty, CFA
Senior Vice President
Senior Portfolio Manager, Head of Managed Accounts Group

joined Federated
31 years of experience