Members of RLAM's fixed income team discuss the outlook for various areas of the fixed income market for 2016, with a focus on short duration bonds. Senior Client Portfolio manager, Ewan McAlpine hosts the discussion alongside Head of Short Rates and Cash, Craig Inches, Head of Global High Yield, Azhar Hussain and Senior Fund managers Paola Binns and Richard Nelson.
RecordedFeb 3 201618 mins
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Shalin and Matt explain why being disciplined is key in the current market environment. Anomalous technical factors appear likely to stay, with the RL Corporate Bond Fund keen to take advantage of the current drive towards convenience driven credit investment. As global bond strategies become increasingly favoured, Shalin and Matt demonstrate how going global for the wrong reasons can be detrimental. Instead they demonstrate how a targeted investment in Euro or USD bonds can be used to enhance returns.
Trevor Greetham, Jonathan Platt and Richard Marwood
We will review the potential impact of the General Election result on the UK economy and various areas of the market. Head of Fixed Income, Jonathan Platt, Head of Multi Asset, Trevor Greetham and UK Equity Fund Manager Richard Marwood will discuss the result and immediate reactions to it.
Head of Sustainable Investments, Mike Fox asks will the election of President Trump undo the progress made moving the global economy to one that is developed on sustainable basis? As a known sceptic of environmental issues, corporate governance and a known supporter of oil and the ‘art of a deal’ what does this mean for those investors who which to invest sustainably?