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Guy Barnard, CFA

Co-Head of Global Property Equities | Portfolio Manager

Guy Barnard is Co-Head of Global Property Equities at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2014. He is also a Portfolio Manager responsible for managing the Global Real Estate Equity and Global Property Equity strategies. Guy joined Henderson in 2006 as an analyst and became a portfolio manager in 2008 and deputy head of Global Property Equities in 2012. Before Henderson, he worked for UBS in financial control.

Guy holds a first class BSc degree (Hons) in mathematics and management from Loughborough University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 18 years of financial industry experience.

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Location, location, location: considerations for a ‘listed’ approach to commercial real estate

Location, location, location: considerations for a ‘listed’ approach to commercial real estate

Investing in listed companies is an increasingly popular route to gaining exposure to commercial real estate. Portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl explore the key considerations.

Inflation and property equities – time to get ‘real’

Inflation and property equities – time to get ‘real’

Property equities portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl discuss the impact of rising expectations for inflation and interest rates on listed real estate.

Right here, right now: growth opportunities in real estate

Right here, right now: growth opportunities in real estate

Portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl, explain why they believe the REIT ‘reopening rotation’ trade has created an attractive opportunity to buy quality compounders offering sustainable growth, driven by long-term structural tailwinds.

Real estate bubbles? Chance would be a fine thing…

Real estate bubbles? Chance would be a fine thing…

Real estate shares have been out of favour in recent years, and there are indications that listed property is currently undervalued. Portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl assess the indicators and explore the associated risks and opportunities.

Global real estate: perception is not reality

Global real estate: perception is not reality

Portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl highlight how investor misconceptions are creating attractive opportunities and why an active, selective approach could be the most rewarding.

ESG in COVID times: doing the REIT thing

ESG in COVID times: doing the REIT thing

The Global Property Equities Team highlights how COVID-19 is accelerating the importance of ESG factors within real estate, along with the supporting role the sector is playing in the global recovery.

Office isn’t the next retail

Office isn’t the next retail

The Global Property Equities Team turn their attention to the office sector and the key question of how will more of us working from home impact the office market?

Residential real estate: stay home, stay safe

Residential real estate: stay home, stay safe

Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl from the Global Property Equities Team discuss how COVID-19 is impacting the rental residential sector from both a landlord and tenant perspective and the longer-term investment case for the sector.

Are dividends risky business? REITs can offer some sustainability

Are dividends risky business? REITs can offer some sustainability

Pressure to offer rent deferrals during COVID-19 lockdowns could put dividends paid by real estate investment trusts (REITs) at risk. However, it is becoming increasingly evident that some property sectors may be better able to weather the crisis, according to Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl from the Global Property Equities Team.

Coronavirus and global real estate – a review of Q1 2020

Coronavirus and global real estate – a review of Q1 2020

In this video Guy Barnard, Co-Head of Global Property Equities, discusses how the team has been operating amid the coronavirus lockdown, the effects on the market so far, and explains why no significant portfolio changes have been warranted.

Global property: keep calm and invest for the long term

Global property: keep calm and invest for the long term

Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl from the Global Property Equities Team provide an update on real estate markets and the implications of the coronavirus on the team’s investment decisions as the pandemic spreads across the globe.

Essentials: the Pan European Property Equities Strategy

Essentials: the Pan European Property Equities Strategy

Guy Barnard, Co-Head of Global Property Equities, and Nicolas Scherf, portfolio manager, provide an introduction to the Pan European Property Equities Strategy, the benefits of investing in listed real estate and why the team believes their approach is unique.