Harbor Insights

Navigate rapidly evolving global markets and investment insights with the latest posts from our thought leaders.

Heading into Halftime, Stick with Orange Slices

July 15, 2020 | Brian Collins, CIO, Harbor Capital Advisors
After some orange slices during the halftime break, what types of adjustments should investors be thinking about? While the next six months are likely to be volatile and may present challenges, there will be opportunities to pursue by adjusting game plans and looking at exposures to different market segments.

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Climbing Out of the Hole

June 9, 2020  |  Brian Collins, CIO, Harbor Capital Advisors
As the market rebuilds, so can you. Since late March, markets and investors have stopped digging deeper holes and have started climbing out towards the path to long recovery. Find out more about foundations which can help you rebuild growth. 

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Introducing the Gray Swan

May 8, 2020  |  Brian Collins, CIO, Harbor Capital Advisors 
Was the Global Pandemic so far out of the realm of expectations that it could not be considered or even predicted? The evidence would point to the contrary. Get familiar with a Gray Swan Event and how to explain this phenomenon to your clients.

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WEBINAR: Harbor Capital Appreciation Update: Q2 2020

Join Harbor and the Fund’s subadviser, Jennison Associates LLC, for the Q2 20 Harbor Capital Appreciation quarterly webinar.

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WEBINAR: 2020 Mid-Year Market Outlook

Looking ahead, there may be opportunities as the world reacclimates from the recent heightened level of uncertainty. In Harbor’s 2020 mid-year market outlook, panelists share long-term strategies to help clients navigate through these complex market environments and embrace uncertainty by implementing solutions built on the merits of active management, including:

  • Maneuvering through volatility
  • Identifying diverse sources of income
  • Managing through the challenges of market concentration

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WEBINAR: Strategies for Maneuvering Through Volatility

Following a long period of relative stability, Harbor can prepare you with tools and sound rationale for navigating through these periods when they happen – by helping you avoid problematic behavioral biases. Watch and listen as our speakers have a robust discussion on actionable insights that may help you implement strategies to manage ongoing periods of market volatility for your clients.

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Maneuvering Through Volatility

With heightened market volatility, investors should be patient, stay invested, and focus on the long-term. Read our latest market insights to learn more about actionable investment strategies in the face of volatile markets.

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WEBINAR: Finding Sustainable Growth: The Importance of Leadership, Innovation, and Valuation

Accelerating innovation and powerful secular shifts are presenting investors a significant opportunity to participate in the durable growth of some of the most dynamic businesses globally, but identifying businesses that can sustain their growth for many years is challenging.

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Here For You During Challenging Times

Mar 19, 2020 | Charles F. McCain, Chairman, Harbor Funds 

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread, we are focused on the health and safety of our employees and those around us and remain committed to you.

A Letter To Shareholders

Harbor in the News: Harbor to Double Distribution Force, Push into New Structures in Radical Overhaul

Learn more about Harbor’s evolving business strategy and some changes our firm is making for the future. We believe these changes will benefit our clients, managers, and our associates.

Harbor Overhauls Distribution, Products

Harbor High-Yield Opportunities Fund Liquidation and Closing


Harbor Funds’ Board of Trustees determined to liquidate and dissolve the Harbor High-Yield Opportunities Fund.


NEW Harbor Mid Cap Fund

Harbor has expanded its long relationship with EARNEST Partners by launching the Harbor Mid Cap Fund. Many managers are experienced, but EARNEST Partners brings "real industry" experience, and uses it to help identify opportunities.

Mid Cap Fund Overview