Michael Fabian
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FMD Capital Management

Michael is a Managing Partner at FMD Capital Management, a fee-only registered investment advisory firm specializing in exchange-traded funds. Michael is the leader of the FCM investment committee and excels at implementing actively managed portfolios using ETFs, mutual funds and closed-end funds. He regularly contributes his views on wealth management in his company blog, podcasts and special reports.

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Recent Articles

Bond-Boozled! Jobs Report Takes IEF, TLT Down a Peg

Mar. 6, 2015, 12:40 pm EDT – The February jobs report sent bond yields higher and showed that the American economy is at escape velocity. Here's what this means for your fixed-income investments for the remainder of 2015. More 

Avoid This $50 Billion Mistake With Bond Funds in 2015

Dec. 12, 2014, 6:01 am EDT – AGG and BND hold nearly $50 billion in assets, but investors can expect better performance from funds that are actively managed. More 

Emerging Market Bonds: Where Do We Go From Here?

Nov. 14, 2014, 11:15 am EDT – Emerging markets have seen a lot volatility thanks to the strength of the U.S. Here's what you should know about EM bonds. More 

What’s Next for Credit-Heavy Closed-End Funds?

Oct. 31, 2014, 1:45 pm EDT – Taking a chance on stagnant CEF prices at current levels makes a lot of sense from both an income and capital appreciation perspective. More 

How Long Will Equity Income ETFs Remain Strong?

Oct. 24, 2014, 10:43 am EDT – Income ETFs focusing on sectors like utilities and real estate have boomed amid low interest rates, but how much longer can the parade last? More 

Why BOND Still Might Be in a Class of Its Own

Oct. 17, 2014, 6:15 am EDT – BOND is one of the only funds with daily liquidity and low cost structure associated with an actively managed core fixed income ETF. More 

3 Closed-End Funds With Big, Sustainable Yields

Jun. 6, 2014, 1:37 pm EDT – They're dull. They're a little complex. But closed-end funds (CEFs) are nonetheless a powerful vehicle for investment yield. More 

Closed-End Funds (CEFs) – Should You Be Selling?

May. 23, 2014, 9:36 am EDT – The 'easy money' in closed-end funds has largely been made. We're not selling CEFs in droves, but we're trying to remain flexible. More 

3 Reasons Not to Give Up on Mutual Funds

Aug. 14, 2013, 9:07 am EDT – Mutual funds have been largely dismissed as inferior to exchange-traded funds, but they still tout a couple of important advantages. More 

5 Funds to Buy for Rising Interest Rates

Jul. 11, 2013, 8:45 am EDT – If you depend on a reliable income stream from your portfolio, these funds can help you navigate the treacherous interest-rate waters for the rest of 2013. More