Ben Lofthouse, CFA

Head of Global Equity Income | Portfolio Manager  
Ben Lofthouse, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Ben Lofthouse is Head of Global Equity Income at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2018. Prior to this, Ben was a director and has been part of the Global Equity Income Team since joining Henderson in 2004. Additionally, he is a Portfolio Manager for the Global Equity Income and Global Dividend & Income strategies and has managed a range of equity income mandates since 2008. Prior to Henderson, Ben worked as an accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he started his career in 1998.

Ben graduated with a BA degree (Hons) in business economics from Exeter University. He is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (CA) and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He has 22 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Henderson International Income Trust plc – Global Dividend Cover Report 2020

Henderson International Income Trust plc – Global Dividend Cover Report 2020

The Global Dividend Cover Report keeps tabs on how dividend cover develops over time and highlights the importance of dividends based on profits and dividends analysis from the world’s largest 1,200 listed companies.

How to generate reliable income

How to generate reliable income

Ben Lofthouse, Fund Manager for Henderson International Income Trust, delivers an update to investors on how the portfolio has fared amidst recent market volatility

COVID-19: outlook for dividends in 2020

COVID-19: outlook for dividends in 2020

Ben Lofthouse, Head of Global Equity Income, and Jane Shoemake, Investment Director, assess the outlook for global dividends given the wide-reaching implications from the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to weather the COVID-19 storm

How to weather the COVID-19 storm

Ben Lofthouse, Portfolio Manager, discusses why he believes diversification is key in dealing with uncertainty and where he and the team are finding the best opportunities amidst market volatility.

What now for global equity income investors?

What now for global equity income investors?

Ben Lofthouse, Head of Global Equity Income, believes that despite the difficulty in providing a short-term outlook due to the unprecedented nature of this tragic coronavirus pandemic, investors are likely to see long-term opportunities from current equity market yields and valuations.

Where can active managers beat tracker funds?

Where can active managers beat tracker funds?

In which markets do active fund managers have an edge over passive strategies? Ben Lofthouse, fund manager of Henderson International Income Trust, explains in the latest episode of Trust TV.

Trust TV with Ben Lofthouse

Trust TV with Ben Lofthouse

Watch Ben Lofthouse, Fund Manager of Henderson International Income Trust, answer questions from private investors in the latest episode of Trust TV

Which sectors look good for income in 2020?

Which sectors look good for income in 2020?

Conditions are far improved from 12 months ago, with certain sectors looking good value for investors with patience.

Trust TV: What would you ask a professional investor?

Trust TV: What would you ask a professional investor?

What would you ask a professional investor? Register for the next episode of Trust TV to have your questions answered by two of Janus Henderson’s investment trust portfolio managers.

Master Investor podcast with Ben Lofthouse

Master Investor podcast with Ben Lofthouse

Ben Lofthouse, Fund Manager of Henderson International Income Trust, speaks to Master Investor about themes for long term income opportunities and his thoughts on overseas equity markets.

Henderson International Income Trust AGM

Henderson International Income Trust AGM

Watch Fund Manager Ben Lofthouse present on how the Trust has performed over the last financial year and his outlook for the coming months.

Henderson International Income Trust Global Dividend Cover Report

Henderson International Income Trust Global Dividend Cover Report

The Global Dividend Cover Report from Henderson International Income Trust highlights the importance of dividends based on analysis of 10 years of data on profits and dividends from the world’s largest 1,200 listed companies by market capitalisation, all of which were constituents of the 2019 Janus Henderson Global Dividend Index (JHGDI).