Global Perspectives

Janus Henderson Corporate Debt Index

The Corporate Debt Index is the first edition in a long-term study into trends in company indebtedness around the world, the investment opportunities this provides and the risks it presents.

Equity Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our Equity team to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

Global Dividend Index

The first of its kind, quarterly, long-term study into global dividend trends.

Fixed Income Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our fixed income teams to help clients navigate the risks and opportunities ahead.

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Are near-term debt levels a distraction?

Are near-term debt levels a distraction?

Credit portfolio managers John Lloyd and Tim Winstone argue that markets are fixated with the near-term expansion in debt levels when a deeper look at credit fundamentals shows a more nuanced picture.

Taking higher-quality risk in core plus bond portfolios

Taking higher-quality risk in core plus bond portfolios

Greg Wilensky, Head of U.S. Fixed Income, discusses the importance of identifying and diversifying risk factors in bond portfolios.

Secured loans update: to default, or not to default, that is the question

Secured loans update: to default, or not to default, that is the question

Elissa Johnson, Portfolio Manager and secured loans specialist within the Secured Credit Team, discusses the probability of corporate defaults in the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis and whether the risks are priced in.

The long-term opportunity in structured securities

The long-term opportunity in structured securities

The Securitized Debt team discusses its positive long-term outlook for U.S. structured securities in higher-quality, seasoned and shorter-dated exposures.

US Fed’s emergency rate cut not a cure for volatility

US Fed’s emergency rate cut not a cure for volatility

The US Federal Reserve’s surprise rate cut reflects the increasing uncertainty the US economy and investors currently face. Jim Cielinski, Global Head of Fixed Income, provides his views on what the highly unusual move means for markets and why he believes investors should remain cautious.

2020 vision — clearer opportunities within European secured loans

2020 vision — clearer opportunities within European secured loans

Elissa Johnson and Oliver Bardot from the Secured Loans Team, evaluate risks and opportunities in the European loans market in 2020 and how they might impact their portfolios.

Global prospects 2020: a game of two halves

Global prospects 2020: a game of two halves

Andrew Mulliner, Portfolio Manager within Global bonds, believes that 2020 will prove to be a year of two halves with a rosier outlook likely later in the year. He cautions, however, that attractive opportunities might be harder to come by given downside risks such as a re-escalation of trade wars and uncertainty from the US elections.

The role of bonds in a negative rate world

The role of bonds in a negative rate world

Despite the ultra-low interest rate environment, Jim Cielinski, Global Head of Fixed Income, discusses bond’s role as a diversifier in a broad portfolio.

Energy: A Sector in Transition

Energy: A Sector in Transition

The energy sector as a whole has been the weakest-performing global high-yield sector. Our corporate credit team delves into the challenges facing high-yield energy issuers today.

Low yield is not no yield: Opportunities in structured credit

Low yield is not no yield: Opportunities in structured credit

Our structured credit team highlights attractive aspects of the securitized market, including relatively short durations, high-quality credit ratings and attractive yields

Investment roundtable: Views on the global economic outlook

Investment roundtable: Views on the global economic outlook

Our senior global bond portfolio managers respond to common investor questions on the global economic outlook.

Asian Credit: where returns may actually match risk

Asian Credit: where returns may actually match risk

Nick Maroutsos, Co-Head of Global Bonds, sets out some of the reasons why Asia ex-Japan debt offers a potentially attractive destination for globally-minded bond investors.