Huge TIPS Fund Inflow Bucks Slow-Mo Inflation Consensus

Fund investors broke ranks with the market’s consensus last week and plowed money into products that benefit should consumer prices snap out of a years-long funk. Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds targeting inflation-protected Treasurys, known as TIPS, pulled in $1.2 billion in the week ended Wednesday, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch and EPFR […]