Some interest-protected bonds have managed to fare better than the regular bond ETFs in the first half of 2022.
The Fed will keep on hiking rates this year and short-term bond yields will rise alongside. That would result in a similar rate for cash-like assets such as money-market funds.
Cash is emerging as a popular asset in Wall Street. As the Fed plans to raise interest rates faster this year, cash-like assets such as money-market funds should reflect that rate pattern.