As positive economic news continues, including a 20% increase in stocks since September, investors are beginning to embrace risk once again.

With the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index down nearly 3% in the past three months, investors have begun pulling money out of bond funds at the fastest rate in two years. Since mid-November, investors have redeemed more than $20 billion from bond funds. This follows the staggering $640 billion they invested in bond funds since January 2009.

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