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•The concept of Total Return explained
•Why is such a strategy attractive for clients?
•Expectations of the bond market
•Where are the opportunities?
In this webcast, Alex will explain how Absolute Return differs from traditional fixed income investments and look at how it can offer a solution to current challenges such as liquidity, risk management, diversification, the search for yield.Read more >
Absolute return: what to expect in 2016?Read more >
Investors are becoming more familiar with Absolute Return but with only the broadest overall definition. It may not be easy for everyone to identify what the product is, its characteristics, or the problems it may help to solve.
In this 30-minute webcast we will provide a fresh look at how absolute return fixed income is best defined and some of the general characteristics that investors should be aware of when evaluating the asset class. We will cover attributes such as liquidity, risk management and use of derivatives. In addition we will provide thoughts on how absolute return strategies might be used in an investor’s portfolio.
Vicky Brock, Director Emeritus of the Digital Analytics Association and Everywoman In technology Innovator of the year presents a session to help those working with data in their working life to get more commercial impact from their work. Following an overview of emerging analytics trends, she’ll cover techniques for uncovering meaningful insight and ways to ensure those insights are acted on. She’ll present a case study on how her multi-award winning company, Clear Returns, uses predictive analytics to help shoppers keep more of what they buy.
You will learn:
-Why commercial context and business goal matters more than ever
-Steps you can take to ensure you’re measuring what matters
-Tried and tested techniques for ensuring your analytics is commercially impactful (not just interesting)
-Ways to ensure internal stakeholders & senior management act on your insights
-How Europe’s top tech startup uses data and predictive analytics to tackle the costly challenge of retail returns
On 7 June 2016 at 15:00 CET, Fund Manager, Luke Newman will host a Q&A webcast for the Henderson UK Absolute Return strategy.
The ‘Question Time’ format allows investors to raise topics in advance of the call that they would like Luke’s views. It will also be possible to submit questions during the webcast.
During the session Luke will address investor questions as well as summarising his thoughts on:
- Implications of and positioning for the EU referendum
- The strategy’s overseas exposure
- The team’s approach to managing net & gross exposure
- Recent performance drivers
If you have a specific question you would like answered during the webcast, please email your sales representative. Luke will endeavour to answer this during the session.
Please join us for the quarterly update with the fund managers of the Absolute Return Global Bond Strategies portfolio. During the webcast we’ll provide you with updates on the portfolio’s performance and its drivers as well as our market views and the portfolio’s positioning. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions to the fund managers during the webcast.
Standard International Access
+44 (0) 20 3003 2666
UK Toll Free
0808 109 0700
USA Toll Free
1 866 966 5335
James Clunie, manager of the Jupiter Absolute Return Fund presents a live update on his fund and comments on his view of the current macro environment.Read more >
On 8 March 2016 at 15:00 CET, Fund Manager Luke Newman will provide an update on the Henderson UK Absolute Return strategy.
During the presentation Luke will cover:
• Fund performance during the recent volatility
• Opportunities on the short book
• Current positioning
Erik & Chris will consider the origin of 'style' factors in investment processes, why they are likely to continue to generate excess returns and how these returns can be harnessed through a global, systematic market neutral equity strategy.Read more >
At HSBC, we believe in thinking outside the box on emerging markets debt by taking a total return approach. Learn more in the video below.Read more >
In this video Luke Newman, co-manager of the Henderson UK Absolute Return strategy, explains why a similar environment to this year should provide opportunities for absolute returns in 2016. Key investment themes will be dividend growth and wage inflation.Read more >
A short video introducing Pyrford International and the Pyrford Global Total Return (Sterling) Fund.Read more >
James Clunie's latest audio update on the Jupiter Absolute Return Fund.Read more >
Monthly webcast on the Old Mutual Absolute Return Government Bond Fund, with the Old Mutual Rates and LDI team.
Dial In Numbers:
Standard International Access +44 (0) 20 3003 2666
UK Toll Free 0808 109 0700
USA Toll Free 1 866 966 5335
Join David Walls, Head of Retail Investment Sales, Zurich and Ed Bevis, Regional Sales Manager, Invesco as they discuss the merits of the Invesco Global Targeted Returns fund as being the most suitable Absolute Return fund in the Irish market.Read more >
Old Mutual Absolute Return Government Bond Fund webcast with the Old Mutual Rates and LDI team.
Participant dial in numbers:
+44 (0) 20 3003 2667 - Standard International Access
0808 109 0701 - UK Toll Free
Interview with Chief Economist Léon Cornelissen and CIO of Investment Solutions Lukas Daalder on the main themes and issues of Robeco’s ‘Expected Returns 2016-2020’. Both are fairly optimistic about the world economy through to 2020.Read more >