Tom Ross, CFA

Portfolio Manager
Tom Ross, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Tom Ross is a Corporate Credit Portfolio Manager at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2006. He is responsible for co-managing the Global High Yield, European High Yield, and European Investment Grade strategies. Prior to portfolio management, he specialised in credit trading on Henderson’s centralised dealing desk. He joined Henderson in 2002.

Tom graduated with a BSc degree (Hons) in biology from Nottingham University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 18 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

An American flavour to European high yield
Global Perspectives

An American flavour to European high yield

​Tom Ross and Tim Winstone, Corporate Credit Portfolio Managers, explore the reasons why US companies are borrowing through European bond markets and why this creates potential opportunities for investors.

Fascinated by income

Fascinated by income

​Tom Ross, corporate credit portfolio manager, looks at the idiosyncrasies of the European high yield bond market, one of the last bastions of income in a yield-starved world. ‘It is better to have a permanent income than be fascinating’, claimed the celebrated novelist and playwright Oscar Wilde. As bond investors who are often unjustly characterised

High yield – navigating a slowdown
Investment Viewpoints

High yield – navigating a slowdown

Credit managers Tom Ross, Thomas Hanson and Seth Meyer contrast the current backdrop for high yield with previous tightening cycles, indicating that dispersion can be the friend of the active investor.

Quick view: Electric shock for dirty diesel

Quick view: Electric shock for dirty diesel

Following the news that Britain is to ban the sale of all diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040 – a trend gathering momentum across Europe – two of Janus Henderson’s investment teams provide their reactions.

Investment Viewpoints

Essentials: the Credit Alpha strategy in three minutes

In this ‘Essentials’ video, portfolio manager Tom Ross provides an overview of the Henderson Credit Alpha strategy. Tom explains the long/short credit strategy, which aims to generate a positive absolute return over a 12-month period and provide investors with access to the team’s proven skills in credit selection without exposure to interest rate or currency risk.