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Fixed Income

Non investment grade debt still valid despite risk concerns, says Pictet AM's Stéphane Rüegg

Stéphane Rüegg, client portfolio manager for Pictet Asset Management's Fixed Income team, says risks such as liquidity are very real for investors in high yield bonds, but that the asset class is still valid.

18 Jul 2014
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"Investors face corporate bond liquidity risk" says Morningstar's Brunner

Andy Brunner, investment strategist at Morningstar OBSR comments on the liquidity risk in corporate abonds.

18 Jul 2014

Stick with stocks, says BlackRock's Koesterich

The beginning of June was marked by gains for both stocks and bonds, highlights BlackRock’s Global Chief Investment Strategist Russ Koesterich says.

30 Jun 2014

Neuberger Berman launches European High Yield Bond Fund

Neuberger Berman has launched the Neuberger Berman European High Yield Bond Fund, a subfund of its Irish‐domiciled Ucits fund umbrella, Neuberger Berman Investment Funds plc.

30 Jun 2014

Sovereign debt crisis continue to impact European corporates - S&P's Vazza

The number of European corporates defaulting on their debt hit a four year high in 2013, despite the overall stability returning to the international economy, says Diane Vazza, head of global fixed income research at Standard and Poor's.

23 Jun 2014

The fixed income party is likely to continue in Europe - AXA IM's Iggo

Chris Iggo, CIO Fixed Income at AXA Investment Managers, summaries the AXA IM Fixed Income forecasting: For Europe - the fixed income party is likely to continue

23 Jun 2014

Fixed income to remain attractive source of income, says Fidelity Worldwide's Andrew Wells

Andrew Wells, global CIO Fixed Income at Fidelity Worldwide Investment has outlined reasons why he believes fixed income should continue to remain an attractive source of income.

23 Jun 2014

BlackRock's Thiel: European bond market following ECB measures- caution needed

Scott Thiel, deputy CIO of Fundamental Fixed Income and head of the Global Fundamental Fixed Income Team, comments on the ECB announcement.

06 Jun 2014

Lord Abbett launches fixed income Ucits for European investors

US manager Lord Abbett is set to offer European investors access to fixed income strategies via Ucits vehicles.

19 May 2014

AllianceBernstein: Sovereigns offer value on Europe's periphery

Jorgen Kjaersgaard, head of European Credit Portfolio Management, and John Taylor, portfolio manager of Multi Sector, both at AllianceBernstein London, argue that peripheral sovereign bonds offer better value than corporate bonds.

16 May 2014

Drivers of fixed income discussed by S&P DJI's James Rieger

James Rieger, global head of Fixed Income at S&P Dow Jones Indices has discussed some of the key drivers behind a near-term trend for investors to send flows back into fixed income funds.

14 May 2014

ECB to complete Asset Quality Review before launching QE, says BlackRock

BlackRock's fixed income team has reviewed the four key themes it outlined at the beginning of 2014 in light of markets' performance in Q1.

02 May 2014

Swiss & Global's Michal Novak sees Swiss fixed income as an overlooked asset class

Michal Novak, fund manager, JB Swiss Franc Bond Fund at Swiss & Global, sees increasing diversification of instruments and issuers in the CHF bond market as key reasons why investors should consider the asset class.

16 Apr 2014

Aberdeen's Ben Pakenham: No bubble in European high yield but security selection vital

After five years of stellar performance since the financial crisis, there is much talk at present about a supposed bubble bursting in the European high yield market.

15 Apr 2014

Franklin Templeton's Michael Hasenstab comments on effect of Ukraine crisis on bondholders

Michael Hasenstab,executive vice president and CIO Global Bonds at Franklin Templeton, has commented on the outlook for Ukraine from a bond holder's perspective.

10 Apr 2014


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