Jennifer James

Portfolio Manager | Lead Emerging Markets Analyst

Jennifer James is a Portfolio Manager and Lead Emerging Markets Analyst at Janus Henderson Investors. Prior to joining Henderson in 2014 as lead analyst, Jennifer was a co-fund manager and research analyst on the global credit team at Thames River Capital. Since moving to London in 2005, she has had investment roles covering corporate credit at several hedge funds, including Amaranth, Peloton, and Gruss. Her first buy-side position was at Bear Stearns on their high-yield team. She started her career in 1998 in the analyst program at JP Morgan and then moved to high-yield research as a junior research analyst for the investment bank.

Jennifer received a BSc degree in management (accounting) with concentrations in finance and English literature from Boston College. She holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and has 21 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Argentina: tears flow as markets tumble

Argentina: tears flow as markets tumble

Jennifer James, portfolio manager within the Global Bonds Team, discusses the fallout from the shock primary election results in Argentina in August, exploring what this might mean for Argentina’s asset markets and other emerging economies.

China — the swing factor in global growth

China — the swing factor in global growth

​Jennifer James, Lead Analyst within the Emerging Market Debt team, looks at the importance of China both for developed and emerging market growth.