Author Archives: Mike Temple

About Mike Temple

Michael Temple is Senior Vice President, Director of Credit Research at Pioneer Investments. Michael is Portfolio Manager for Pioneer Dynamic Credit Fund. He joined Pioneer in 2002.

Crowding at the Front Gate of the Yield Curve–A Potentially Ugly End

_The low-interest-rate environment we’re in has caused many income-seeking investors to “crowd” into the riskier sectors of the bond market in search of higher yields. In doing so, they may pick up higher yield, but will likely take on higher … Continue reading

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A Quick Summary of the SEC’s New Money Market Rules

Last Wednesday, the SEC approved amendments on money market fund (MMF) rules. My colleague, Seth Roman, a portfolio manager who specializes in the sector, summarized the areas of reform as they relate to institutional and retail money market investors. I … Continue reading

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2013 A Pretty Good Year

This time last year we were bullish about equities and positive on the slow but steady strengthening of the economy. The market did not disappoint. The economy was almost heroic, you might say, with its performance enduring government sequestrations and … Continue reading

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