Bethany Payne is a Global Bonds Portfolio Manager on Global Bonds at Janus Henderson Investors, a position she has held since 2011. Bethany joined Henderson in 2006 as an assistant portfolio manager on hedge funds. She later assumed the role of quantitative analyst before moving into her current role as portfolio manager.
Bethany received a BSc degree (Hons) in economics from the University of Sheffield. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 15 years of financial industry experience.
Andrew Mulliner, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Aggregate Strategies and Bethany Payne, Portfolio Manager, outline the implications of the announcements by the UK government in November 2020, that RPI will be aligned with CPIH from February 2030 and green gilts are to be issued from this year.
The Bank of England kept its Bank Rate steady at 0.75% at their meeting on Thursday 30 January. Bethany Payne, Portfolio Manager within Global Bonds, believes that today’s decision has bought time for the new governor, Andrew Bailey, giving him room to act proactively should the need arise.
The UK parliament voted on several amendments to the Brexit withdrawal agreement yesterday — only two were passed. Bethany Payne, Portfolio Manager, Global Bonds, shares her thoughts on the outcome of the votes and the implications for the next round of negotiations on Brexit.
In an historic defeat for the UK government, the Prime Minister’s Brexit deal was rejected by a margin of 432 to 202 on 15 January 2019. Bethany Payne, Portfolio Manager, Global Bonds, shares her thoughts on the outcome of the vote.