Threadneedle launches Global Opportunities Bond fund in Sweden
Threadneedle Investments has launched its Luxembourg domiciled Threadneedle Global Opportunities Bond fund into the Swedish market.
Managed by Jim Cielinski, head of fixed income, the fund takes an unconstrained approach an targets a positive return in all market conditions.
The fund invests in ideas generated across Threadneedle’s full fixed income team, covering developed and emerging market government bonds, investment grade and high yield corporate bonds, asset backed securities, currencies and fixed income derivatives.
Fund assets are invested in two underlying strategies, a liquidity and carry portfolio and an active portfolio. The former holds shorter dated securities and aims to beat Libor returns. The active portfolio makes tactical and long term investments. Overall the fund’s target return its one month $ deposit rate + 4.5%.