Our approach

Fixed income investing should be thought of in two parts: macro and credit. This is because the macroeconomic trends that influence government bonds and currencies can be quite distinct from issues that arise at a corporate level.

In many ways fixed income investors have more in common with multi-asset and asset allocation strategists. That’s why, our macro fixed income team form part of our broader multi-asset and multi-strategy team.

Similarly, credit investors think at a corporate enterprise level and therefore have much in common with equity analysts and investors. Our credit portfolio management and analyst team, therefore, collaborate very closely with their equity counterparts. This allows a holistic view to be taken over the entire capital structure of a company and sector.

Credit

We offer investment grade and high yield strategies.

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Macro

We offer developed market rates and emerging market debt strategies.

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Key risks

Investment risk

The value of an investment and any income from it can go down as well as up and can fluctuate in response to changes in currency exchange rates. Investors may not get back the original amount invested.

Credit risk

Bond values are affected by changes in interest rates and the bond issuer's creditworthiness. Bonds that offer the potential for a higher income typically have a greater risk of default.

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